Perinatal loss: dealing with grief
Thursday 21st April 2022 9am-12pm
Fertility loss, miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death - perinatal loss can have a profound effect on our mental health as we grieve and mourn. Explore evidence-based information on the impact of grief as well as having the opportunity to process your experience with other mums with shared stories.
- What is perinatal loss?
- The nature of grief
- Attachment and grief
- Grief and mourning
- Integrating grief into your life
- When supporters are not supporters
- Effects on your mental health
This workshop will be facilitated by Clinical Social Worker Karen O'Mara whose background in social work extends beyond 25 years and has focused on working with mothers, including working in the intensive care units for maternal and children's hospitals, working primarily in the areas of support and bereavement.
Workshops are held face-to-face in Coorparoo. You are welcome to bring your baby or toddler.
- tea/coffee and morning tea on arrival
- 3 hour workshop
Please contact me with any questions you may have.