Suicide Bereavement conferences and training

Suicide Bereavement UK Conference 2018
Date: 26th September 2018
Venue: Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester.

This international conference is a collaboration between Suicide Bereavement UK and Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust. It provides a platform whereby individuals can network, learn from each other and share good practice in this newly developing field in the UK. Over 350 delegates, from several countries attend this event and it is always over-subscribed.

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PABBS evidence-based suicide bereavement training
Date: 16th October & 6th November
Venue: Pendulum Hotel, Manchester M1 3BB
Fees: £250 + VAT per person.

PABBS evidence-based suicide bereavement training has been informed by a three-year study, led by Dr. Sharon McDonnell’s research team at the University of Manchester. The study was funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and first of its kind internationally. The training helps to address one of the key areas for action in England’s suicide prevention strategy (DH, 2017).

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National conference – Diversity and inclusion in bereavement support
Date: 15th November 2018 Time: 9.00 am – 4.30 pm
Venue: Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel, Water Street, Manchester, M3 4JQ
Fees: £95 per person, fees for participants include course materials, a certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch.

Recognising that we live and work in a multi-cultural and diverse society, this conference is aimed at promoting and raising awareness when providing bereavement support. This conference will hear from experts in their field, sharing current research, statistics and evidence-based practice, with the focus on providing bereavement support in a diverse and inclusive society.

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