Changing Faces Study Day
£65 – £125
Changing Faces Study Day

Changing Faces Study Day

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The Squire Centre

33 University Street

London, United Kingdom

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Training for Health Care Professionals

Gain an understanding of the psychological and social effects of disfigurement and the impact on patients. Participants will:

  • Discover the myths and misconceptions around disfigurement and their impact on patients and their families
  • Recognise factors that might predict ‘adjustment’
  • Discuss perceptions of 'severity'
  • Identify interventions and approaches to support patients and their families
  • Learn how Changing Faces can help you, your patients and their families

During the second part of the course, participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Understand the importance of assessing a patient’s information needs
  • Develop processes to discuss coping strategies
  • Practise specific techniques that patients and their families can be supported to adopt in managing social interactions
  • Plan for integrating new techniques into work with patients

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Please contact Henrietta Spalding at Changing Faces. Email henrietta.spalding@changingfaces.org.uk or call 0345 450 0275.

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