This workshop will explore ways to combine competence and compassion in supporting bereaved people. Contemporary theories and models of grief will be introduced as well as creative ways of
working with loss. The workshop will be experiential in part with a focus on practical tips for enhanced bereavement support.
On completion of the workshop participants will be able to:
• identify different levels of bereavement support;
• draw on a range of intervention tools & strategies;
• acknowledge self-care needs and the impact of personal loss.
Estelle McGinley works as a Senior Social Worker in Milford Care Centre Limerick where she coordinates the bereavement support service. She has worked in the area of palliative care and
bereavement for 15 years and has considerable experience of supporting bereaved adults and children. Her particular interests are working with grieving children and supporting bereaved parents
after the death of a child. She recently completed a Masters in Bereavement Studies.
The Irish Hospice Foundation, Bereavement Education & Resource Centre, Morrison Chambers, 4th Floor, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06.
€100 (1-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea and coffee.
All completed booking forms should be returned with fee or details of the address to which the invoice should be sent.
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