Grief resources for professionals

Supporting young people after a suicide death
– a resource map for professionals

Hope Bereavement Care Training and Education Request Form


Helpful links

Loss and Grief Practitioners’ Association
– a peak body for loss, grief and bereavement practitioners including volunteers and students

‘Sad news sorry business’
– guidelines from Queensland Health for caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through death and dying

Conversations Matter
– a practical online resource to support safe and effective community discussions about suicide

Square (Suicide, Questions, Answers & Resources)
– a suicide prevention resource for anyone working with people at risk of suicide

Australian Child and Adolescent Trauma, Loss and Grief Network
– a network that brings together evidence-based resources and research for those working with young people

The Perinatal Loss Centre
– support and education for health practitioners, bereaved parents and their families

The Artists’ Grief Deck
– a set of flashcards designed by artists to be used as a toolkit for grief workers

‘Disability Guidelines for Trauma-Informed Practice’
– a Blue Knot Foundation guide to supporting people with disability who have experienced complex trauma

‘Talking About Trauma’
– a Blue Knot Foundation guide to everyday conversations for the general public

‘Trauma and the Law’
– a Blue Knot Foundation guide to applying trauma-informed practice to legal and judicial contexts