Getting to Grips with Grief and Loss


Time and Date: Tuesday 5th July, 1pm – 3pm NZST

Platform: Zoom (recorded for access after the live session)

Cost: $89 + GST with a discount available for groups of 5 or more



Who should attend this webinar?

Anyone who works in a professional care role or supports people through all forms of grief and loss e.g. Social Workers, Teachers, Counsellors, Doctors, EMT, Corrections, Mental Health, Hospice, Volunteers etc.



The aim of this webinar is to provide an understanding of how we can learn to live with the experience of grief and loss, and ways to support those who have experienced their own loss and grief.

Matthew will provide information and resources based on his experience of working with a wide range of people in our community to provide an understanding of the way in which the experience of loss and grief can have an effect on people and how to provide support to them.


Key Learning Points

  • How might we be affected?
  • What difficulties might be experienced?
  • How do we cope?
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Can we make meaning of our loss?
  • Secondary losses
  • Continuing Bonds
  • The tasks of grief
  • Supporting others and Self-care


Q Presenter: Matthew Flynn

Matthew is an experienced presenter and lecturer and brings to our training programme his experience from a wide and varied background in law, community involvement and counselling with a wide range of clients. His counselling work has a particular focus on grief and loss, where he has a passion for supporting clients of all ages experiencing difficult and challenging times in their lives.

Q Webinar Structure

All our webinars are 120mins (2hrs) in length and delivered through Zoom platform. They are presented live and recorded. Recordings can be accessed by registrants for a limited time after the initial session, this gives more flexibility for access and revision.

Q CPD/OPD Certification and Points/Credits

We provide a Certificate of Participation for all our training courses. The requirement for receiving a certificate to confirm professional development is as follows:

You must view a minimum of 80% of a live presented webinar.
If you were unable to attend the live session you will be required to register for access to the webinar recording.

If you watched the live session but had to leave early or fall under the 80% requirement, you will need to register for access to the webinar recording.