Dying to Communicate: November 2019

25th November 2019St Barnabas Hospice: Grantham Day Therapy
Barrowby Road
Grantham
NG31 8AF

Event time: 9.30am to 4.30pmParticipation cost: £180 for the two day course

This workshop will equip you with the confidence to have those difficult conversations with patients and their families around palliative and end of life care. You will have the opportunity to practice and enhance these skills in a safe environment with knowledgeable actors and learn how to identify stressors prevalent in your work, to broaden your coping strategies.

The workshop aims to eliminate poor communication in order to enhance the care and wellbeing of the patient and their family.

Learning Outcomes
• Understand the theory of communication in complex situations.
• Undertake experiential learning, scenario work with actors and facilitators in a safe environment.
• Develop reflective practice skills and increased self awareness.
• Understand how to encourage patients to explore their feelings.
• Understand professional responsibilities and cultural issues.

Facilitators
Julie Bishop: PCCC Clinical Lead
Sally Finch: Clinical Educator
Rose Gray: Education Facilitator