Bereavement & Grief - How to support children with difficult times

Event Details

6 February 2018
Event Region:
South West
Contact Name: Sarah Helton, Author, Trainer, Consultant
Phone number:
01823 476958
Meeting House, Ticklemore Street
Totnes, Devon


Ensuring a child has good mental health is just as important as ensuring they have good physical health. This training will provide you with the information and strategies to ensure that you can support pupils mental health following a bereavement.


This training will give you: 


* the confidence to talk to your pupils about death, grief and loss

* an understanding of the emotions children are experiencing

* an understanding of why they are reacting and behaving the way they are

* the information and tools to support them through difficult times 


Who is this course for?
Staff in: primary schools, special schools and early years settiings
Cost of course
£90 per person, £80 if booked before December 15th 2017
Quotes from previous delegates - 
“Brilliant grief and bereavement training day. We all need to be prepared so that the pupils get the support they deserve. Thank you, Sarah. A great day that was super useful.”
“We cannot thank you enough for providing this valuable and much needed training.”
“Thanks so much - I found the course reaffirming and so positive in light of the subject being discussed.”
Course delivered by
Sarah Helton - Education Consultant (former deputy head teacher) who specialises in bereavement, grief and loss. Author of A Special Kind of Grief The complete guide for supporting bereavement and loss in special schools (& other SEND settings) and Remembering Lucy (A children's story book about grief and bereavement in a school). Trainer for Child Bereavement UK.

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