Illness and Loss: Living with the Seen and Unseen

Irish Hospice Foundation


Course Name Illness and Loss: Living with the Seen and Unseen
Course Provider Irish Hospice Foundation
Course Code 98584 (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 29/03/2019
Course Content

Expand+Illness in all its forms can bring with it huge consequences for how we experience ourselves and our world. This workshop will consider the losses, hidden and otherwise, that can arise when illness comes into our lives. Psychological resilience in t...

Learning Outcomes On completion of the workshop participants will be able to:

• understand the unique losses associated with illness;
• develop their awareness of how losses may manifest as psychological distress and the factors associated with vulnerability and resilience;
• learn about psychological resilience in the face of illness and how to support it;
• recognise the impact of illness related loss on caregivers, staff, and services.
Course Fee €100 (1-day workshop) included light lunch tea/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.
29th March 2019 (1-day workshop)
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Further Enquiries Iris Murray
Telephone: 01 679 3188
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