Understanding Grief, Loss and Trauma

Designed for

Teachers, school executive, school support staff and parents so as to gain an understanding of grief whether it is a result of death, pending death, divorce/separation and disabilities.

Aims

  • To explore the different types of loss
  • To consider the normal reactions to grief
  • To learn appropriate ways to support grieving people

Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • identify different grief situations
  • understand the different normal reactions to grief
  • understand how to support grieving people

Format

  • Lecture
  • Group work

Time

  • 3 hours

Group Size

  • 10+ participants

Requirements

  • Lecture space
  • Screen

Comment

  • This is an information workshop not a therapy session.
  • Ideally this workshop is prior to any traumatic event in a school

Presenter

  • Rob Spence – Education Psychologist and Consultant

Cost

  • Contact Rob for a quote.