BMBS FRACGP BPharm(Hons)
FOCUSSED PSYCHOLOGICAL STRATEGIES
There are a number of free Mental Health Phone Counselling available offering confidential support.
Emergency and suicide help is available but Emergency 000 for ambulance to your nearest hospital is always an option - it is important for you to get the help you need. Please see Mental Health Phone Numbers Page for Acute & Crisis or Suicide Help.
We are building our list of support services and online resources on grief as a way of introducing people to available face-to-face or phone-assisted help and to encourage a conversation with their health professional.
Website for the bereaved and grieving.
Ph 1300 842 745
Anglicare Grief and Loss Counselling Website
Information on available services including for children
Ph 08 8131 3400
Support for bereaved parents and siblings after death of young person
Centre for Complicated Grief resources page
Grief Support Following the Death of a Child (Womens and Children's Hospital)
Palliative Care SA website and brochures
SANDS South Australia - Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Newborn Death Support
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement Publication "After the Death of a Child: a resources for parents of children in palliative care
Paediatric Bereavement Network SA information sheets on childhood developmental considerations and normal responses to grief page 1, page 2, page 3 and information regarding the Theories and Models of Grief: a Timeline
"The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain."