According to Child Bereavement UK in 2016 10,061 babies, children and young people under 25 passed away in the UK and a parent of a child under 18 dies every 22 minutes. A YouGov survey in 2016 found that 22% of adults in Britain who were bereaved by a close family member whilst employed said they did not feel supported by their employer.
In this podcast, UKCP psychotherapist and grief expert Julia Samuel speaks to Sarah Niblock, the CEO of the UKCP, to uncover how we can recognise grief and move on from it.
About the UKCP and how to find a therapist:
The UKCP: Alongside professional support for our members, we are the leading research, innovation, educational and regulatory body working to advance psychotherapies for the benefit of all. Our membership includes more than 8,000 therapists and 70 training and accrediting organisations. Members work privately, in public health or third-sector organisations, offering a range of approaches for couples, individuals, families and groups.