Communicating in Challenging Circumstances When People are Experiencing Loss & Grief - A Workshop for Non-Clinical Staff

Irish Hospice Foundation

 

Course Name Communicating in Challenging Circumstances When People are Experiencing Loss & Grief - A Workshop for Non-Clinical Staff
Course Provider Irish Hospice Foundation
Course Code 44739 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Palliative Care and End of Life
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Attendance Options Day release
Location (Districts) Dublin 2
Enrolment Date 12/11/2018
Start Date 28/02/2019
Course Content This workshop will support non-clinical staff in developing communication and relational skills when dealing with loss and
grief. Both a theoretical and experiential approach will be taken. The importance of self-care will be explored.
Learning Outcomes On completion of the workshop participants will be able to:

• understanding the landscape of loss and how it may manifest in the individual;
• improve communication skills and active listening techniques;
• learn strategies to sensitively interrupt, transfer or terminate calls or conversations;
• learn how to avoid the pitfalls that might exasperate grief and cause upset;
• understand the importance of self-care when dealing with challenging circumstances.
Course Fee €100 (1-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea and coffee
Target Audience Professionals and volunteers who may wish to learn more about loss and bereavement and for those working with people who have experienced a major loss.
Start and Finish Times 9.15am - 4.15pm
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Currently open for bookings.
28th February 2019 (1-day workshop)
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Further Enquiries Iris Murray
Telephone: 01 679 3188
Email: iris.murray@hospicefoundation.ie
Website: www.hospicefoundation.ie www.bereaved.ie