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April webinars at the Grief Centre

April 05, 2024 at 4:13 PM

From the Grief Centre –

The Grief Centre is delighted to present the following professional development webinars for April 2024. For more info see the attached flyers, visit our website  or email


Live Webinar: Supporting people living through loss and grief

  • Description: Provides 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.
  • Live Webinar Date & Time: Tuesday 16 April, 1.00pm to 3.00pm NZST (recording provided)
  • Presenter: Matthew Flynn
  • Cost: $85.00 plus GST pp with discounts for groups of 5 or more.
  • Registration link:


Live Webinar: Writing with and through grief

  • Description: Explores personal creative writing as one way to help make meaning of grief, to remember a loved one, and create a version of a life well lived. For clinicians and the bereaved.
  • Live Webinar Date & Time: Wednesday 17 April, 1.00pm to 3.00pm NZST (recording provided)
  • Presenter: Sarah Penwarden
  • Cost: $85.00 plus GST pp with discounts for groups of 5 or more.
  • Registration link:


Live webinar: Resilience: a toolkit for adapting to grief, challenge and change

  • Description: Resilience is a critical skill. It is not merely about bouncing back from adversity – it is about confidently navigating change.
  • Live webinar date & time: Tuesday 30 April, 1.00pm to 3.00pm NZST (recording provided)
  • Presenter: Sarah Robb
  • Cost: $85 plus GST
  • Registration link:


‘Let’s talk about grief’ conference keynote speaker: Dr Lucy Hone

Tickets are selling fast for the Grief Centre ‘Let’s talk about grief conference in May! The keynote speaker is global resilience expert, award-winning academic, Director of the New Zealand Institute of Wellbeing and Resilience, and author of Resilient Grieving, Dr Lucy Hone. Lucy's TED talk, entitled Three Secrets of Resilient People, has over nine million views and has been translated into 15 languages.

Topics include grief literacy, resilient grieving, grief and suicide, grief from a Pasifika perspective, grief experienced by refugees, grief in the workplace, grief and assisted dying and more. Don’t miss out book now!

When: Friday 17 May 2024, 8.45am to 5.30pm (registration open from 8.00am, closes 8.35am)

Where: Novotel Auckland Ellerslie, 72-112 Greenlane East, Ellerslie, Auckland.

Who: An opportunity for professionals working alongside change, loss and grief, or those in the community with a strong interest to be inspired, challenged, supported and to learn, share and connect.

More info:

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