TALK - Coping with death and bereavement
This NHS Education for Scotland video introduces the acronym ‘TALK’ (Tell, Ask, Listen, Kindness). It encourages staff to support each other with simple strategies such as talking to your colleagues, asking how your team are doing, listening to one another and showing kindness to yourself and others
Breaking Bad News
Breaking the news that someone has died can be particularly challenging for professionals, especially where a death was sudden or unexpected. This video, produced by the Irish Hospice Foundation outlines a simple five step process to breaking bad news.
Talking and being with people who are bereaved
This NHS Education for Scotland animation suggests some things that you could do or say which might be helpful. It also suggests some things you may want to avoid.