Self Care and Facing Loss for the Person in a Caring Relationship

Irish Hospice Foundation


Course Name Self Care and Facing Loss for the Person in a Caring Relationship
Course Provider Irish Hospice Foundation
Course Code 98567 (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 22/03/2019
Course Content The workshop will allow the participants to explore the conscious and unconscious issues which influence the behaviour of the person in a caring role. It will provide a theoretical framework for issues of power, control helping others and the dynamics of relationship. It will be facilitated in an experiential, interactive and reflective way, and will provide opportunities for the participants to engage in collaborative learning.
Learning Outcomes On completion of the workshop participants will be able to:

• learn about the psychology of caring;
• learn about the dynamics of relationship;
• learn about the underlying/unconscious influence of power, helping and control;
• learn about the importance of separating from the person being cared for;
• learn how to develop strategies to support and protect themselves in the caring relationship.

Course Fee €100 - Includes 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.
22nd March 2019 (1-day workshop)
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Further Enquiries Iris Murray
Telephone: 01 679 3188
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