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Support for children and young people after the loss and the grief

Croatian Association of Social Workers of Split-Dalmatia County organized a four-day seminar “Losses and support in the grieving process” in Split is in the Center for Social Welfare Split during  February and March.

First three days of education were held by Prof. Lidija Arambašić, PhD from the Faculty of Philosophy in Zagreb. Second part of education – relating to support for children and young people after the loss and the grief – was held on March 23 by Bruna Profaca, PhD from the Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb.

Through lectures and workshops were presented the reactions of children of different ages in the loss characteristics and the grieving process with a special emphasis on supporting the family and school / kindergarten and communication with the children after the loss.