Problematic grief trajectories: A new study has considered early indicators of problematic grief trajectories, following bereavement. Read the findings.
Bereavement and adolescents: Academics have reviewed the impact that the death of a relative or friend can have on adolescents. Read the findings.
Bereavement peer support: A new review has assessed best practice in peer support for bereaved survivors. Read the findings.
Grief and drug bereavement: New research has considered the grief and healing trajectories of drug-death bereaved parents. Read the findings.
News and initiatives
Children's Mental Health Week
This year's Children's Mental Health Week is well underway, and is running from 5-11 February. The Week is running on the theme of 'Being Ourselves', and a number of resources are available for schools and groups to raise awareness.
Coinciding with Safer Internet Day 2018, Papyrus UK have launched a new campaign, '#BedtimeStories'. Tragically, more than 200 schoolchildren die by suicide in the UK every year, and the campaign aims to raise awareness of the relationship between online bullying and suicide ideation in young people.
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