Inagural seminar

“Complications of Bereavement in Parents and Children” with:

Dr. Atle Dyregrov, Centre for Crisis Psychology, Bergen, Norway
Dr. Jose Rocha, Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Porto, Portugal

The seminar was held 26th of september 2014.

The seminar gave members of the bereavement support community an opportunity to explore issues relating to the family’s experience of loss, either the loss of a child or bereavement experienced by children. The overall theme of the event was “Complications of Bereavement in Parents and Children”.

During the seminar, our speakers, along with the delegates, explored a wide variety of themes around the concept of family bereavement. The topics presented invited us to reflect on the nature of the bereavement experience, from national, international and multicultural perspectives.

Date and place:
Friday 26th September 2014
The Leuven Institute
Janseniusstraat 1
3000 Leuven
Tel: +32 16 310 430

Between 30-40 persons from 10 different countries across Europe participated in the seminar.

For further information please contact:

Mairi Harper, Chair
Tel: +44 (0)131 451 4541