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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


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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