Grieving the Death of a Parent
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Are you wondering if what you're thinking or feeling is normal?
Do you want to learn strategies to help understand and manage your grief?
Are you supporting someone who is grieving?
In this live, online information session I'm partnering with Nathan MacArthur from Sydney Grief Counselling Services, to answer your questions. We discuss key ideas and challenges following the death of a parent, and provide practical strategies to cope.
the unique challenges associated with the death of a parent
impacts on family and social relationships
managing the different needs of family members, including supporting children
strategies to cope in the months and years to follow
people experiencing grief
anyone supporting someone who is grieving
We will discuss a range of topics including:
There will be a live question and answer session.
This session is suitable for:
Will people be able to see me?
These sessions take place online using a program called 'Zoom'. You are welcome to attend the session with your webcam and microphone switched off. Questions can be asked using the 'Chat' function, which allows you type messages. You will be able to see and hear the presentation and remain completely anonymous if you wish.
Can family and friends watch the session with me?
You are welcome to watch this session with as many members of your household as you would like. You do NOT have to buy additional tickets for each person watching on the same device. Feel welcome to invite friends or family who don't live with you to register for their own ticket.
How much does it cost?
We offer this event for the fair price of A$27.00.
If you are experiencing financial hardship and cannot afford to pay for this session, email
People who attended previous sessions said:
"I think it's really helpful for people that are experiencing grief to have support, and there were a few of us known to each other dialling in from separate homes. Thank you both so much for that session. It helped myself, my partner, and our friends."
"Your presentations styles are warm and you convey your expertise in a very empathic way."
"A really valuable session which I personally took a lot from."
"The flow of the presentation felt very natural. Grief is a huge topic to cover and the way that it was broken down made it feel digestible and understandable. The session was very informative and my wife and I found it useful and beneficial."