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We strongly recommend our Introduction course prior to attending this workshop.

Adolescents and children often find emotions difficult to verbalise, particularly the overwhelming range of feelings they experience following a bereavement. Sharing practical activities can enable you to build a rapport with them and provide creative ways to express themselves so they can access the emotional support they so badly need. This experiential workshop introduces some tried and tested activities designed to release the feelings associated with grief and loss.

This course aims to

  • Explore different activities that can be useful with bereaved young people
  • Allow you to experience these yourself to aid empathy and confidence
  • Build confidence in dealing with the emotions that arise from them.

Who should attend?

Anyone working with young people in social care, health and education including youth workers, clergy, emergency services, funeral directors and counsellors.

2020 Dates TBC

Time: 9.30am – 1.30pm

NEW Intro/ Workshop pilot
Next date TBC
Time: 9.30am – 4pm



£85 per delegate Workshop Only


£150 per delegate (including a light lunch)

Meet the Trainers

Grief Support team

One of our Grief Support Team will be assisting us on this course. The team has extensive hands-on experience of using these techniques with children and their families in our bereavement groups and are able to offer you advice and practical guidance and answer your questions.

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Simply Download and complete a booking form and send with payment to the address shown on the form.

Jigsaw (South East) is a registered charity supporting bereaved children and young people in and around Surrey. Registered Charity No. 1147696  |  Company No. 08014061
Patrons: Sir Edward Davey MP and Tony Tobin.

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