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Outreach Training: Lost for words - Managing difficult conversations

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Vivian Moon Community Centre

Chaloners Rd

Braunton

EX33 2ES

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This session will equip the attendee with simple yet effective communication skills to enable open conversations with those believed to be in their last year of life. Attendees will learn strategies to overcome barriers and facilitate discussion.

Skills learned in this session empower the healthcare professional to keep the individual at the centre of their care and is relevant to all settings.

Entry requirements: There are no prerequisites for this course.

Time: Registration from 12.45pm. Course runs 1 - 4.30pm

Aims:

  • To consider and reflect on the successes and difficulties we have experienced in opening and maintaining a conversation about end of life care.
  • To use a simple communication model to give us confidence when embarking upon conversations about end of life care
  • To consider the importance of inviting and allowing the person to make their own personal end of life care plan
  • To have an understanding of the effects of barriers to communication and how to overcome these
  • To consider how we can best respond to unexpected questions about end of life

A great course, with skilled tutors. I have gained knowledge on communication and developed a better understanding of barriers.”

Booking terms and conditions can be found on our website, please familiarise yourselves with these before reserving your place on this Outreach Training session.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email: education@northdevonhospice.org.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You can transfer your ticket to another person or to another event, please see full terms and conditions on our website

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes

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