Workshops for Support Workers

Workshops for Support Workers

We offer a series of workshops aimed at health and social care support workers in care homes, the community and hospital settings. The series of three workshops will cover the principles of End of Life Care.

Location

St Peter's Hospice, Charlton Road, Brentry, Bristol BS10 6NL

Cost

£30 per person, per workshop

Timings

Each session runs 13.30 - 16.30

Hospice at Home Health Care Assistants

Talking about end of life care wishes

Course content

  • Describe ways to sensitively approach talking about end of life care wishes and preferences
  • Explain the significance of cultural and spiritual considerations
  • Recognise ACP documentation (including ReSPECT) and the legal status of such

Available dates

9 March 2023

12 September 2023

Caring for someone with Dementia at end of life

Course content

  • Define Dementia and the common types
  • Recognise when the person with dementia is approaching end of life
  • Discuss the challenges of caring for a person with Dementia
  • Review symptoms and how they can be managed including tools that can aid

Available dates

21 February 2023

27 June 2023

Supporting someone who is grieving

Course content

  • Describe what grief is
  • Explain what influences the experience of grief
  • Demonstrate how to support individuals who are grieving
  • Recognise ways to support yourself and colleagues

Available dates

20 April 2023

14 November 2023

 

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