Training session 1: An introduction to Childhood Bereavement and Grief

Aim:  For anyone who comes into contact with children or young people in a school or other organisation. You will increase your understanding of the emotional impact of bereavement and loss on children and young people and develop simple skills to support them in their grief.

Location: Via zoom/teams or onsite at your school/organisation

Date & Times: to be agreed

Cost: £250 per workshop

Participants: maximum 25

To book this training, please email Kate. If you require further information, please contact Kate on 01636 551739

Training session 2: Working creatively with bereaved children to support difficult emotions

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Aim:  For anyone who is directly supporting children and/or young people i.e. Mental Health Lead, SENCO.  You will increase your knowledge and learn practical skills to increase your confidence and different ways to work with bereaved children and/or young people.

Dates & Times:

  • -        Wednesday 18th September Castle House, Great North Road, Newark. Nottinghamshire. NG24 1BY. 10am-1pm

Cost: £95 per person includes lunch and refreshments

To book this training, please complete this form and return to Kate. If you require further information, please contact Kate on 01636 551739 or email Kate.

"Thank you for delivering such a powerful training session. It was inspiring."

Training session 3: Understanding Childhood Bereavement and Grief

Aim:  For anyone who is already working with or would like to work with children or young people to deepen an understanding of the emotional impact of bereavement and provide practical tools to improve skills to better support children or young people affected by bereavement and loss. 

Cost: £120 per person includes lunch and refreshments

Time: 10am-3pm

Dates & locations:

  • -          Wednesday 25th May 2024, Castle House, Great North Road, Newark, NG24 1BY. Please book here.
  •   Wednesday 13th November 2024, The Patchills, Mansfield, NG18 3BS. Please book here.

Please return completed booking forms to Kate Baxter. If you require further information, please contact Kate on 01636 551739 or email Kate.

"Felt that trainer is very knowledgeable but also open to sharing own experiences to help."

Training session 4: Communication Through Play

Aim:  For anyone who is seeking to improve their practical skills to better support children or young people affected by bereavement and loss.  You will increase your understanding of how special play sessions can help children who have had difficult life experiences which are impacting on their learning and behaviour.

Cost: £120 per person includes lunch and refreshments

Time: 10am-3pm

Dates & locations:

  • Wednesday 13th March 2024 at Church of Promise, Winthorpe Road, Newark, NG24 2AA. Please book here.
  • Friday 7th June 2024 at Church of Promise, Winthorpe Road, Newark, NG24 2AA. Please book here.

Please return completed booking forms to Kate Baxter. If you require further information, please contact Kate on 01636 551739 or email Kate.

Download more information about each training session here.