Julia Samuel

The Hon. Julia Samuel MBE (born 1959) is a British psychotherapist and paediatric counsellor. Julia is a psychotherapist specialising in grief and worked as a bereavement counsellor in the NHS paediatrics department of St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, where she pioneered the role of maternity and paediatric psychotherapist. In 1994 she helped launch and establish Child Bereavement UK, and as Founder Patron, continues to play an active role in the charity. Samuel was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2016 for services to bereaved parents of babies. She is a Vice President of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and is an Honorary Doctor of Middlesex University. Her first book, Grief Works: Stories of Life, Death and Surviving, was published in 2017.

March 24, 4:00 PM – GRIEF WORKS: STORIES OF LIFE, DEATH AND SURVIVING

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