Suicide bereavement: reflecting on progress
About the event
Suicide Bereavement UK and Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust are collaborating for the 11th year running to host a hybrid annual international suicide bereavement conference in Manchester on 22 September.
Speakers and the five workshops are noted below.
Richard McCann (Keynote Speaker) – Our suicide pact and how I found a way back
Dr Hilary Causer – Experiences of suicide in the workplace in the NHS & Higher Education
Dr Sharon McDonnell – Workplace responses when an employee dies by suicide
Professor Nusrat Hussain – Bereavement: The South Asian context
Lee Fryatt – Emergency services responding to suicide
Workshops: (YOU ARE ONLY ABLE TO CHOOSE ONE WORKSHOP)
Workshop 1: A conversation with three dads walking – Mike Palmer, Andy Airey and Tim Owen talking to Angela Samata.
Workshop 2: Yoga as therapy – working with people bereaved by suicide – Dr Annessa Rebair
Workshop 3: Equipping professionals working with people with lived experience – Maria Roberts
Workshop 4: Beyond hope: Life’s journey – Chukumeka Maxwell
Workshop 5: Long-term suicide bereavement – Trish Thomas MBE
Date: 22nd September 2022
Time: 9:00 am to 4.30pm
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