ICBN Member’s Workshops (Dublin)

There will also be ICBN updates on latest developments and plans for this years Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 18th – 22nd November 2019. The workshops are FREE to ICBN members. Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided. If you are not yet a member and want to avail of these workshops log on & join ICBN TODAY.


“From Inside Out” Conference

“From Inside Out” Conference, Date: 19th September 2019 Venue: Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast Featuring first hand insights from children and families on grief and trauma recovery. If you support bereaved children in your classroom, this conference is for you. Half-day rates available, CPD certificates issued. For more information or to register, click here: https://www.cruse.org.uk/from-inside-out-conference


Children and Loss Conference at Limerick Institute of Technology

Limerick Institute of Technology and the LIT Loss and Grief Research Group along with the Children’s Grief Centre, Limerick cordially invite you to the inaugual “Children and Loss Conference” on FRIDAY JUNE 14 2019 at the Millenium Theatre, LIT Moylish. This half-day conference is ideal for anyone who supports children professionally or personally, including teachers,


Professional Certificate in Children and Loss

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in association with The Irish Hospice Foundation are now accepting applications for the 2019/2020 Professional Certificate in Children and Loss (Level 9). Details, schedule of dates and application procedure can be found on the following link:- www.rcsi.ie/pgchildrenandloss. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 4th June


Children Grieve Too…. So What Can We Do?

Event to be held at the following time, date and location: Thursday, 15 November 2018 from 10:00 to 15:30 (GMT) Wood Quay Venue. Dublin City Council Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8 Ireland Register on Eventbrite View on Google Maps There is an increased need to shine a light on the children’s grief. The ‘Children


Understanding Multicultural Grief in a Changing World, September 15th and 16th – Leicester

Understanding  Multicultural Grief in a Changing World Understanding  Multicultural Grief in a Changing World, in the context of current events in Europe, is a hugely important  subject. This conference will be of interest to both practitioners and academics in understanding the nature of grief in different cultural contexts. Offering an opportunity to participate in discussion


Phyllis Silverman 1927-2016: A reflection

                Phyllis Rolfe Silverman 1927-2016: a reflection                                 It was with great sadness that I learned this morning of the death of Phyllis Silverman in her home city of Boston USA.  I was immediately brought back to the week of 9/11. The Annual HEBER conference was organised for All


Europe on board for Family Bereavement Network

Brid Carroll, Chair of ICBN, met with MEP Brian Hayes to advance the prospect of a Family Bereavement Network for Europe. We are delighted to have support at this level in Europe and are hopeful that funding will become available to develop such a network.