The Gestalt Workshop: Working with Loss and Bereavement - 2nd Edition with Margaret Cynker covers ways to work with chronically ill patients and their families.

We would like to invite you to the workshop Gestalt: Working with loss and bereavement – 2nd edition – with Margaret Cynker, which you can consider, when looking for Gestalt development classes in the form of “free choice”.

Gestalt workshop: working with loss and bereavement – 2nd edition

Title: Being Present in Suffering. Loss, bereavement and hope in the context of working with the terminally/chronic patient and his/her family.

Moderator: Margaret Cynker

Deadline: 6.12 – 8.12.2024

Number of hours: 20 training hours

Place: Headquarters of the Lodz Gestalt School, ul. 125 Piotrkowska St., Lodz

Cost: 1000 PLN

Applications: Applications are accepted using the form available on the event page.

Workshop Description: The workshop is aimed at psychotherapists and psychotherapists-in-training wishing to tame the topic of death, working with chronically ill patients and their families, or therapists wishing to deepen their understanding of the grieving process.

Working with loss and bereavement – 2nd edition – workshop objectives:

  • Deepen awareness of one’s own processes related to loss and bereavement.
  • To look for resources of hope in the face of the inevitability of the end of life.
  • Gain tools to be more present to the client’s despair/hope and to follow the client’s process.
  • Learning about the mechanisms of contact modification in bereaved people, including anticipatory bereavement.
  • To learn about the dynamics of working with a terminally ill patient and his family.
  • Deepen knowledge and understanding of the bereavement accompaniment process.
  • Increase awareness of one’s own resources for surviving takeoffs and accommodating patient takeoffs.

A full description of the workshop, dates, registration and other organizational information is available HERE.