13 Jun 2017 10:30 - 13 Jun 2017 10:30
Supporting students through loss, divorce and associated emotional health issues
Date: Tuesday June 13, 2017
Audience: Boarding Staff, Teachers, Nurses, Matrons.
Why you should attend: Coping with loss is hard for an adult; it can be even harder for a child or young person. During this course, delegates will be helped to understand what loss can be and how loss and divorce affect young people. Strategies to help them move on from death or divorce will be outlined.
- Step families
- Blended families.
Jackie Cox, Psychologist and Counsellor
Jackie has a degree in Psychology and a diploma in counselling. As a teacher, counsellor and counselling supervisor with over thirty years’ experience, her casework has covered a wide variety of conditions. She has worked for schools, for MENCAP, and as a Samaritan undertaking prison visits. Later she coordinated the Harrow Victim Support Scheme where she was the first counsellor to be trained specifically to deal with cases of rape. She worked at Harrow School for more than thirteen years, teaching PSHE and acting as the school counsellor. For the past four years she has trained professionals on issues of child protection, mental health, eating disorders and self-harm.
Venue: Holiday Inn Regents Park, London, W1W 5EE
£235 Non Member