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Bereavement & loss for adults with learning and physical disabilities
All front line staff (registered and unregistered) who provide care for bereaved clients with learning disabilities.
Front line practitioners supporting adults service users with learning and/or physical disabilities
To raise awareness of how loss and bereavement affects us all and to enable carers to reflect on appropriate support for bereaved clients who have a range of learning/physical disabilities.
By the end of the session delegates will be able to:
• recognise the process of grief and how loss and bereavement affects us all
• draw on shared expertise on the impact of loss and bereavement on those with learning/physical disabilities
• demonstrate confidence in communicating and supporting bereaved vulnerable clients/service users
• explain the concept of self-care and ways to enable this in others