Mental Health Education & Resource Centre

Future Webinar | Grief, Loss & Trauma

PLEASE NOTE: THIS WEBINAR IS ONLY OFFERED TO PARTICIPANTS OUTSIDE THE GREATER CHRISTCHURCH AREA

It is a live feed of the course being delivered here at MHERC on the day, with in-room participants and facilitator. Registering here will allow you to be a part of the learning experience, viewing the facilitator and powerpoint presentation via your own device, in the comfort and location of your choice.

Description

Course Type: Intermediate | Course Level: Five

Please Note: This webinar is only offered to participants outside the greater Christchurch area

Aim
Better understand and support those that are grieving a loss. Psycho education will be provided about grief, loss and recovery. Tools and self-care strategies for both ourselves and the bereft will be explored. 

Overview
• What are the stages of grief and loss
• Common experiences of grief
• Physical and psychological aspects of grief
• Self-care for the bereaved and the supporter 

Learning Intentions
Participants will be provided with the opportunity to:
• Explore the depth and breadth of grief and loss, from death to loss of concepts of self
• Understand your own attitude to grief and loss
• Gain confidence in their ability to be with the bereaved 
• Learn the importance of self-care in dealing with grief and associated trauma

Let’s Get Real Skills
• Working with Families/Whānau
• Working within Communities
• Working with Māori
• Working with Service Users
• Challenging Stigma and Discrimination
• Professional and Personal Development

*Price is per person for participants working outside of the Christchurch area only. 

Terms and Conditions

Please note: Your online experience will differ from face to face education sessions.  

Prerequisites

You will need:

• Headset and Microphone 
• Built-in laptop camera or attachable webcam device (for laptop or PC)
• Stable broadband connection 

To test you can connect to our webinar software click here (Please follow the onscreen prompts to download Webex)

Minimum System Requirements:
As a guide, if you are able to Skype or watch online videos (eg: YouTube) from your device, your system requirements should be capable. 

Operating System:
Windows 7 and above
Mac OS X 10.6 and above

Browsers:
Internet Explorer 7 and above
Firefox - latest version
Chrome - latest version
Safari - 5 and above