Good Grief Connections

July 31, 2017 to August 15, 2017

Exploring ways to support children and families faced with significant life changes and losses.

Presentations include:

  • Seasons for Growth past, present and future
    Professor Anne P Graham, Author of Seasons for Growth
  • Supporting children, young people and families following traumatic and complex losses
    Dr Robyn Miller CEO MacKillop Family Services
  • What does science tell us about the broken mind and heart?
    Associate Professor Judith Murray University of Queensland (Brisbane and Canberra only)
  • The connection between loss, grief and mental health
    Christopher Hall CEO Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (Melbourne Only)

Who Should Attend?

Good Grief Connections is ideal for interested professionals, from education, community welfare and mental health agencies

Outcomes for attendees include:

  • How to support children and families who have faced significant life changes and losses.
  • How to support self and others
  • Gain insight into the impact of adverse life events on wellbeing of the child, young person, adult, family and other communities
  • As Parents and Adults:  how to best support children and young people in our care

Looking back and learning will enable you to move forward. Eileen Brown

In continuing the Mary MacKillop legacy, Good Grief strives to support all members of the community, especially those who are most in need. We are delighted to offer a special low-rate ticket for $80 to all members of religious orders.

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