The Physiological Manifestation of Grief

NSW Branch

6 October 8:00pm-9:30pm AEDT (Available to all states please check your timezone conversion)

Joining us live from Wicklow County Ireland, Liz Gleeson will be presenting on the 'Physiological Manifestation of Grief'. She will give an overview of the following areas:
•      Types of losses, types of Grief, What determines how we grieve
•      How grief can manifest in the body
•      The polyvagal theory and how it can relate to grief
•      The Window of Tolerance and how it can relate to grief
•      What clinicians can do to effectively support their grieving clients

Following her presentation will be a 30-minute Q&A.

Presenter: Liz Gleeson

Liz is an experienced Psychotherapist and Educator in the area of Grief and Loss and is currently a PhD student in the field of Grief Education. She offers workshops and trainings for a variety of organisations and is a Module Coordinator for the MSc Bereavement Studies at the Irish Hospice Foundation & Royal College Of Surgeons Ireland. Qualified with a MA Dramatherapy, MSc Bereavement Studies and MA in Counselling & Psychotherapy, Liz’s approach is well grounded in theory & practice. In 2019, Liz set-up the podcast ‘Shapes Of Grief’ which has found its way onto recommended resources in Universities and Colleges internationally, as an excellent resource for grief education, earning 100,000+ plays in its first two years. She offers one-to-one therapeutic support for those going through grief of any kind from her private practice in Greystones (and online) and also facilitates a number of Bereavement Groups. Liz is a curator of the Shapes Of Grief Global Grief Education Programme, an Award-Winning Grief Training for Counsellors & Psychotherapists and speaks at conferences and summits internationally about all aspects of Grief.
For more on Liz's work in the area of Grief Education, please see

For PACFA Registrants, this webinar counts as 1.5 hours of Category A CPD (Continuing Professional Development).

PACFA Members $30(incl. GST)
Student Members $20 (incl. GST)
Non-Members $50 (incl. GST)

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6/10/2021 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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