Working with loss and bereavement in young people: resource page

Tying in with International Children’s Grief Awareness Week 2016, this conference in November 2016 brought together practitioners to hear from leading speakers from across the sector to learn, discuss and share practice and ideas.


Intro and welcome
Claire Lightowler, Director of CYCJ, and Stewart Wilson, Chief Executive, Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland

The impact of bereavement in children: an overview of the challenges it brings and how to help build resilience
Sacha Richardson, Director of Family Services, Winston’s Wish

Loss, bereavement and trauma: how childhood experiences shape interaction with the justice system
Nina Vaswani, Research Fellow, CYCJ

Young People’s Experiences
Darren Tipping, Action for Children

All Together Now
Rich Stafford, Director of Bereavement Sector Support Scotland, Child Bereavement UK


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Children's and Young People's Centre for Justice
University of Strathclyde
Lord Hope Building, Level 6
141 St. James Road Glasgow G4 0LT

(0141) 444 8622

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