Professional Certificate in Children and Loss (Level 9)

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland & The Irish Hospice Foundation

Professional Certificate in Children and Loss (Level 9)

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in association with The Irish Hospice Foundation

(September 2020 – March 2021)

A postgraduate course for professionals who work with children or adolescents experiencing loss such as teachers, chaplains, nurses, social workers, social care workers, psychologists, counsellors and others.

It aims to equip practitioners with an informed understanding of loss and how best to support grieving children and adolescents. The course combines didactic and experiential learning with two modules: 1. Understanding Children and Loss and 2. Addressing Loss Issues with Children. Specific topics include working with traumatic loss, loss in families, and using the creative arts.

This part-time course meets monthly over a seven-month period. Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 1st May 2020. Please note application is on-line only through the RCSI website on the following link:- www.rcsi.ie/pgchildrenandloss.

Participants must possess a Level 8 degree in a relevant area or equivalent demonstrated through a defined Recognition of Prior Learning Process (RPL).

To find out more please contact:-
Iris Murray, Irish Hospice Foundation, iris.murray@hospicefoundation.ie
Morrison Chambers, 4th Floor, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06.
Tel: 01 679 3188 Website: www.hospicefoundation.ie or www.bereaved.ie or www.rcsi.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
9th Mar, 2020
Region
Dublin
Expiry Date
1st May, 2020