Talking about Death and Dying with Children and Young People

A training course designed to help school staff, youth workers and childcare professionals to support children and young people who are bereaved.

Talking about Death and Dying with Children and Young People – course content: 

  • Build confidence in staff by offering creative ways of engaging children and young people in compassionate conversations on loss and expressing grief
  • Develop an understanding of how children’s understanding of loss, its expression and communication, is determined by age, stage and capabilities
  • Consider supports needed to inform children and young people’s evolving understanding of loss as their development advances
  • Interactive discussion to consider specific grief vulnerabilities of children and young people in transition
  • Develop greater awareness of self-care for staff and highlight wellbeing considerations which resource themselves as they support others.

This course can be delivered through video conferencing for up to 12 participants per session.

All courses are delivered by one of our Training Team, who are professional trainers specialising in mental health, bereavement and trauma.

Duration:

2.5 hours

Cost:

£600 for a maximum of 12 attendees. 

To book or for further enquiries:

T: 01738 444178
E: training@crusescotland.org.uk

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