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Birmingham City University - Seacole Campus

SCT050 - Seacole Campus - Westbourne Road

Edgbaston

Birmingham

B15 3TN

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Wednesday March 20, 2019 The Foundation for Infant Loss: One-day Training Course

By Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences

10.00 – 16.00

SCT050 Seacole Building

This one-day training course is specifically for BSc (Hons) Nursing students and is delivered by Dr Chantal Lockey of the Foundation for Infant Loss. Participants will receive a certificate at the end of the course.

Important Information - If you are allocated to attend placement a study day will NOT be given. Once your place is booked if you are no longer able to attend contact Jaye Ryan jaye.ryan@bcu.ac.uk to allow another student to attend, as places are limited.

The Foundation will cover topics such as:

  • What is an infant loss? You cannot pretend it won't happen.
  • A personal account of losing a baby to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and a personal account of losing a baby to Still Birth.
  • Video: “The Deafening Silence” - Identifying good and poor practice.
  • The Flexmort Cuddle Cot - A demonstration.
  • Bereavement Suites.
  • Breaking bad news, including unexpected loss in A and E.
  • The likely physical and emotional reactions to loss including the grief differences between men and women.
  • Making Memories for the family.
  • Spending time with their baby.
  • Preparation for how the baby may physically look.
  • How to care for the baby.
  • Caring for yourself when assisting with infant loss.
  • The issue of Post mortem and the Coroner - Registering a baby after loss.
  • The option of taking baby home.
  • SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome).
  • Remembering baby and healing after loss.
  • What next? Counselling? Trying again: The Emotional rollercoaster that is subsequent pregnancies after loss.
  • CONI - The Care of the Next Infant Scheme - The Lullaby Trust.
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Birmingham City University - Seacole Campus

SCT050 - Seacole Campus - Westbourne Road

Edgbaston

Birmingham

B15 3TN

United Kingdom

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