Who is it for?
Aimed at core multidisciplinary team members and practitioners in Cancer & Palliative Care working towards offering psychological support at Level 1 & 2.
This course is open to Band 5 and above.
To increase competence and confidence when dealing with psychological distress.
Content to include
Session 1: Recognising and assessing psychological distress, and refreshing and enhancing listening and key communication skills.
Session 2: Symptom recognition (anxiety, depression and other disorders), and assessing risk.
Sessions 3: Psychological interventions.
Session 4: Reflective practice
Session 1: Tuesday 9 May 2018
Session 2: Tuesday 15 May 2018
Session 3: Tuesday 22 May 2018
Session 4: Tuesday 19 June 2018
10am - 1pm
Meeting Room, Michael Sobell Centre, Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (MVCC)
Free of charge for MVCC / East & North Herts NHS Staff
£125 for all 4 sessions to all other delegates
All 4 workshops must be attended
Numbers limited so please book early
To request a booking form or for further information please contact the Education Team secretaries:
T: 0203 826 2413 / 2542 (Ext 2413 / 2542)