Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women

Loss and grief for children in care

Loss and grief for children in care is a training module designed to provide carers with the basic concepts of loss and grief and strategies to assist children and young people facing these issues.

Information for trainers

  • This module may be conducted one-on-one or in a small group.
  • Trainers should refer to the trainer's notes prior to conducting training.
  • In order to assess that each participant has completed the training to a satisfactory standard, the trainer or other support worker should consult the 'Aims of the workshop' identified on page 9 of the trainer's notes.

Loss and grief for children in care was developed by Liz Crowe and Dr Judith Murray from the University of Queensland.

Downloads

You can also download a zipped archive of the complete Loss and grief for children in care advanced module (ZIP, 216 KB).

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