Grief and Loss - Activity Three

Through a discipline lens: A Psychiatry Perspective

This activity will be broadcast from 12:30 – 1:00 pm AEST, Wednesday 29 May.

How to access this activity

Provided you have registered for this stream, log in to the conference site and visit this page prior to 12.30 pm AEST to view the broadcast. A link to the broadcast will be provided here.


You'll learn more about the relationship between grief, loss and mental health from a psychiatry perspective. Topics covered will include but not be limited to grief as a normal response, complicated grief, disenfranchised grief, melancholic depression.

Learning outcomes

At the activity's conclusion you will:

  • better informed about grief as a normal response
  • better informed about disenfranchised grief and melancholic depression.


  • Dr Kay Wilhelm, NSW-based psychiatrist

Before the activity starts

Read Dr Wilhelm's biography.