Confirmation of Death by Registered Healthcare Professionals

This afternoon workshop focuses on promoting the development of knowledge and skills required by registered nurses to confirm death in a range of care settings. Read more

Introduction to the Use of McKinley Syringe Pumps in Palliative Care

This half study day aims to introduce registered nurses to the use of the McKinlay syringe pump. Read more

Working with Bereaved Teenagers Training Workshop

Understand more about teenagers’ responses to grief to help you communicate with them and provide appropriate support. Read more

"Living Until You Die" An Introduction to Palliative Care

Come and join our quarterly programme to find out what Hospice and Palliative Care is all about. Read more

Talking Mats

We are delighted to be teaming up with Talking Mats to offer a new course focusing on end of life conversations using the Thinking Ahead resource. Read more

The H.E.A.R.T.S. Process

HEARTS is a mnemonic for a group of therapeutic processes (Hand-on, Empathy, Aromas, Relaxation, Textures and Sound) that when combined enhances relaxation and sleep, reduces tension and stress and promotes feelings of well-being. This two day course will explore the rationale for each component of HEARTS and will include demonstration, participation and discussion. Read more

Clinical Aromatherapy Challenges in Cancer and Palliative Care with Rhiannon Lewis

When working in the cancer and palliative care environments, we often encounter patients with symptoms affecting their quality of life. Many of these symptoms respond positively to the judicious use of essential oils and related products. This class explores issues that commonly affect quality of life for chronically ill patients with a view to providing an evidence-based and practical perspective as to the role of essential oils and different mediums/bases. Read more