Facilitator

Lisa Patterson, Good Grief Speaker

If you enjoyed our events, a year-long subscription to The Grief Channel will get you on-demand access to 60+ hours of content from Good Grief Festival 2020 and soon 40+ hours of content from Good Grief Festival 2021 for just £20. You’ll also get access to The Grief School featuring regular monthly events with Julia Samuel and others, and a huge catalogue of talks, workshops and webinars which you can filter to provide you with relevant content specific to your experience of grief or bereavement. And, most importantly, you’ll be funding future Good Grief events! All events from Good Grief (March 27th and 28th) will be available with captions from Friday, April 2nd.

Lisa Patterson is a Registered General Nurse and a Community Hospice Educator with additional skills in counselling and oncology support.

In 2016, Lisa joined St Nicholas Hospice Care as a Community Educator. She created Life’s Questions for children and teenagers as a proactive way to help them talk about taboo topics like death, loss and grief.

Lisa presented a workshop on Life’s Questions at the 6th International Public Health Palliative Care Conference in Australia in 2019. Lisa has been shortlisted for the Nursing Times Awards 2020 in HRH Integrated Approaches to Care and Children’s Services categories.

Life’s Questions – Talking to young people about grief