Subsequent pregnancies

‘You’ve lost the statistics game once before’

Showing emotion

‘Some families touch you more than others’

Support for clinicians

‘There still probably isn’t as much holistic care for our self’

Talking to and supporting families

‘It’s such a deep grief’


‘In the first year we had a 3 hour session’

Post-mortems/further investigations

‘We are happy with whatever level of investigation a parent wants’

Partners and extended family

‘I do think we tend to forget the dads’

Clinical care

‘We need to listen to women more’

Facilities available to families

‘We don’t have a dedicated bereavement suite’

First experiences

‘We all cried in the room’

Insights and advice

‘Sands do bereavement training days for students’

Attitudes towards stillbirth

‘Are they struggling emotionally to deal with the pregnancy?’