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Chantal Lockey Infant Loss Study Day

GF47 at the Clinical Education Centre
Wednesday 29 May 2019
10am - 4pm


£0.00 (Members)
£5.00 (Non Members)
Chantal Lockey Infant Loss Study Day

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We are hosting The Infant Loss Foundation for this study day. This is free for society members, £5 for non-members.

This full study day will include the following;   

A personal account of losing a baby to Cot Death What is an infant loss?
Types of loss,
Why do babies die?
How as a Midwife/ Nurse this is something that you cannot pretend, wont happen to you. It will.
Videos “The Deafening Silence”
The Flexmort Cuddle Cot 
A demonstration Bereavement Suites – The only option away from the delivery suites Breaking bad news
The likely physical and emotional reactions to loss
Men and women, the grief differences
The fear of giving birth and seeing their baby and how you as a Midwifery professional can best assist Making Memories for the family  
Spending time with their baby
A sense of innocence
How the baby may physically look 
How to care for the baby
How can you as a Professional care 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
Cot death when a baby dies at home
Remembering baby
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