NEWS

Understanding our grief responses to acts of mass violence

Posted on 1/11/2017
Acts of mass violence such as shootings and terrorism can trigger a range of individual and collective grief emotions, including anger, fear and anxiety. Following a recent spate of violent public incidents in the United States, Mr Christopher Hall, Read more ...

Industry shortage leads to new program in grief and bereavement care

Posted on 1/11/2017
The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) is calling on psychologists, counsellors, and allied health professionals to update their qualifications in grief and bereavement counselling following a chronic shortage of appropriately trained Read more ...

2017 Remembrance Week

Posted on 26/10/2017
In memory of those you remember, we invite you, your family and friends to participate in the annual Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement Remembrance Week Read more ...

Enrolments closing for 22271VIC Certificate IV in Bereavement Support

Posted on 24/10/2017
Enrolments for the 22271VIC Certificate IV in Bereavement Support (online) close Tuesday 31 October 2017. Read more ...

2017 Grief Lecture

Posted on 11/09/2017
You are warmly invited to attend the 2017 Annual Grief Lecture which will take place on Thursday, 19th October 2017 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm at the Village Roadshow Theatrette at the State Library of Victoria at 179 Latrobe Street, Melbourne. Read more ...

12th International Conference on Grief and Bereavement July 2020

Posted on 2/08/2017
We are delighted to host the 12th triennial International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society. Read more ...

Customised Training with Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement

Posted on 26/07/2017
Grief and bereavement is a part of everyday life. There is no timetable, no convenient-to-us schedule as to when death occurs. To help you cope with sudden loss, we offer Customised Training at a venue convenient to you. Read more ...

Membership Renewals

Posted on 26/07/2017
Membership due? It's time to renew! Remain at the forefront of best practice in grief and bereavement - renew your membership today Read more ...

Vale Karen Spehr

Posted on 14/06/2017
It is with deep sadness that we acknowledge the death of Karen Spehr, the founding CEO of the Centre for Grief Education. Read more ...

Submissions sought for reviews of appealing Coronial Inquest decisions

Posted on 15/03/2017
The Coronial Council of Victoria is reviewing provisions under the Coroners Act 2008 into appeals against, and reopening of, Coronial Investigations. Read more ...

Brisbane registrations closing Graduate Certificate Bereavement Counselling and Intervention

Posted on 6/03/2017
The eleven-month, nationally recognised VET qualification, part-time course will provide up-to-date and appropriate training and education in applied competencies and theoretical frameworks. Read more ...

Support following the Melbourne CBD deaths and injuries on Friday, 20 January 2017

Posted on 23/01/2017
Victorians have been shocked at the tragic events which unfolded in the Melbourne CBD on January 20th 2017. We mourn the deaths of the four Victorians who have been killed as a result of these violent attacks. Read more ...

2016 Grief Lecture

Posted on 1/07/2016
You are warmly invited to attend the 2016 Annual Grief Lecture which will take place on Thursday, 28th July 2016 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm at the Village Roadshow Theatrette at the State Library of Victoria at 179 Latrobe Street, Melbourne. Read more ...

Launch of a new service delivery model for regional Victoria

Posted on 1/06/2016
The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) has decided to vary the way that it provides support for bereaved Victorians. From July 1st ACGB will provide support to those living outside of Melbourne through a new service. Read more ...

ACGB launches its new website

Posted on 21/11/2015
Welcome to ACGB's new website. It has been many months in the making and we hope you like it. Read more ...

Notice of Change of Auditor

Posted on 8/11/2015
The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB or Company) advises that the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) have consented to the resignation of the Company’s auditors, UHY Haines Norton Chartered Accountants. Read more ...

Certified Bereavement Practitioner Program

Posted on 7/11/2015
The Certified Bereavement Practitioner (CBP) Program is a new Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement initiative designed to ensure that bereavement practitioners who have undertaken specialised training are given due recognition. Read more ...

New Paediatric Palliative Care Resource

Posted on 5/11/2015
No parent expects to outlive their child. It is the news that every parent dreads – news that feels horrible, unnatural, unfair and unbearable. This new publication has been developed in order to help parents through this difficult time. Read more ...

November 2015 CEO Blog

Posted on 1/10/2015
Welcome to ACGB's new website. Learn about its new features and new opportunities to engage with ACGB. Read more ...