Learning Resources

A training programme has been developed for HSC staff involved in the consent process for hospital post mortem examination.

Part 1 An e-learning module called Seeking and Obtaining Consent for Hospital Post Mortem Examination is accessible via Trust intranet sites.

Part 2 is a taught session on “Grief, Bereavement and Communication Skills: Sensitively Explaining the Post Mortem Examination”. This training can be booked by contacting the  Bereavement Coordinator in your Trust.

MSc Loss & Bereavement/MSc Loss & Bereavement (Counselling) The deadline date for application is June 19, 2018

The Irish Hospice Foundation in partnership with Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland offers a two strand option in Loss and Bereavement. Both courses are accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons and NUI.

MSc Loss & Bereavement

This programme aims to impact on health, social and community systems and ultimately to enhance quality of life. http://www.rcsi.ie/pgbereavementstudies

 MSc Loss & Bereavement (Counselling)

The programme aims to promote competent, sensitive and ethical practice in bereavement care in Ireland and to support practitioners in their efforts to apply research findings to practice. http://www.rcsi.ie/pgbereavementstudies

Or for further information contact: Maura Dunne, Education Administrator, maura.dunne@hospicefoundation.ie

See also: Training and Training Providers