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BRAND NEW: Spirituality and its Impact at the End of Life (study session)
Palliative care involves caring for a person holistically, addressing their physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs. This interactive session will explore the spiritual aspect of caring for a patient at the end of their life.
BRAND NEW: Improving your communication skills (study session)
Communication and interpersonal skills are imperative competencies within nursing and end of life care; this session will explore some useful hints and tips by looking at various communication models and techniques.
BRAND NEW: Symptom Management for Care Homes (fully funded course)
This two-hour session covers common end of life symptom management, medications, syringe drivers and more.
When You Don’t Know What To Say – study session for all
By offering some prompts and guidance, we hope to help people to support relatives, friends and neighbours who may be going through a difficult time.
Coronavirus Vaccine Guidance in various languages
Doctors of the World, in partnership with the British Red Cross, has produced translated coronavirus vaccine guidance to ensure everyone can access essential information.
Understanding Bereavement – study session for all
This bereavement session is both informative and interactive using video, group discussion and reflection.
Delivering High Quality End of Life Care to All – new updated study session
This session is suitable for all grades of staff, and in particular, those who are new or who are thinking of working in a palliative care setting.
Palliative Care Emergencies – study session
This session will help you to keep your skills and knowledge up-to-date so that you can provide support to patients and their loved ones when faced with the most common palliative care emergencies.