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A workshop for professionals and key contact people providing support to those bereaved through suicide’.

A workshop for professionals and key contact people providing support to those bereaved through suicide’.

This workshop, funded by the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention, is for professionals and key contact people who, in the course of their work, come into contact with people who have been bereaved through suicide. It explores the unique needs of suicide bereavement, so that participants become more equipped to provide support in the safest and most effective ways possible.

This workshops aims to;

  • Develop participants’ knowledge and understanding of the grieving process

  • Demonstrate the value of empathy, compassion and humanity and the importance of meeting people where they are at

  • Enhance participants’ skills in supporting people bereaved through suicide.

    What to expect from this workshop

This workshop covers five key topics;

  • Understanding the grieving process

  • The context of suicide

  • How to support people bereaved through suicide

  • Skills building

  • Self-care.

    At the end of this workshop, participants will;

    • Understand the grieving process, the context of suicide and the risk factors associated with suicide

    • Have developed their understanding of the key elements of supporting someone bereaved through suicide

    • Be able to apply the learning from this workshop to their own practice and support people bereaved through suicide.

      Duration   Saturday November 27th 9.30a.m.-1.30p.m. 

    • Contact information: To apply for or enquire about this workshop, contact; Josephine Rigney This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 086 815 7850   HSE Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention, Laois and Offaly

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 27-11-2021 9:30 am
Course End Date / Time 27-11-2021 1:30 pm
Fee Free
Location Online Course

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Athlone Education Centre

Location

Athlone Education Centre
Moydrum Road
Athlone
Co. Westmeath

EIRCODE: N37 HO43

Transportation

Local Buses and carparking available

Contact

TEL: +353 90 6420400
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