Grief And Bereavement

Pre recorded session

On purchasing this course, you will be sent the link to view the recording together with, toolkit and sample policies and procedures included and certificate template


Suitable for all staff

  • Death in the UK, statistics, most common causes of death
  • Death in the UK: The final taboo?
  • Effects of grief. Likely emotions and behaviors
  • The grief cycle
  • Death of a Partner- Support
  • Death of a Parent – Support
  • Dealing with the death of a serving or past employee as an organisation
  • Support available for bereaved children
  • Traumatic death including suicide and murder
  • Covid 19 deaths
  • Initial communication with someone who has just suffered a bereavement.
  • Dealing with loneliness and organizations that can help

Returning to work:

  • What to say and what not to say
  • What can help?
  • Suggested phased return and flexible working arrangements
  • Anniversaries (date of death, birthday, mothers day, wedding anniversary etc) and triggers
  • Grief: The emotional roller coaster: Remembering that grief comes in waves
  • Remembering a loved one in a positive way
  • Healing after loss