Professional End of Life Care Workshops

Caring for people that are dying, and supporting their families is of huge significance, and a part of many health and social care professional’s practise. These live online workshops are aimed at registered health and social care professionals to enhance knowledge and understanding of aspects of end of life care and application to practise.

Advance Care Planning (ACP)

Studies sadly indicate that people often receive end-of-life care that is inconsistent with their wishes, or their wishes are not known. This workshop aims to support a better understanding of advance care planning and it’s application to practise. It will include:

  • The impact of ACP
  • When and How to approach ACP conversations
  • Cultural and Spiritual considerations
  • ACP documentation (including ReSPECT) and legal frameworks.

Available dates:

6th September 2022    1.30pm – 4.30pm    via Zoom

19th January 2023       1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

26th April 2023            1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

£40 per person, per Workshop

The Grief Experience

Understanding grief is significant in supporting individuals and families in end of life care. This workshop aims to develop knowledge and understanding of the experience of grief. It will include:

  • Exploring grief experiences in a Pandemic
  • Discussing models of grief
  • How to support individuals who are grieving
  • Aspects of Self-care

Available dates:

26th October 2022 1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

9th February 2023 1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

£40 per person, per Workshop

Dementia and End of Life Care

Dementia is a progressive disease. This workshop for registered professionals aims to support you caring for a person with dementia as they approach the End of Life. It will include:

  • The principles of Person centred care and its importance when caring for a person with dementia
  • Recognising when a person with dementia is approaching the end of life
  • The challenges and importance of Advance care planning

Available dates:

22nd September 2022  1.30pm – 4.30pm    via Zoom

22nd November 2022    1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

15th March 2023          1.30pm - 4.30pm    via Zoom

£40 per person, per Workshop

To book, please contact the Education Department stating your name, job title, organisation and source of funding:

education@stpetershospice.org

0117 9159465