Advanced Communications Skills
March 6, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
A two-day course to support experienced community practitioners in conversation with patients facing serious illness.
To prepare you to practice communicating with others at an advanced level and to develop ways of handling situations that you find most difficult. These may include, for example communicating significant news to others, responding to anger or collusion. The course is derived from Maguire Communications skills training meeting the National benchmarks and competencies for Advanced Communication Skills. Applicants will need to have achieved an intermediate level of communication skills and be prepared to practice skills within a small facilitated group.
Dates: 6 & 7 March 2024 (You will be required to attend both)
Times: 09:00 – 16:30
Venue: Academic Health Science Network Building,
Vantage Point, Pynes Hill, Exeter EX2 5FD
Facilitators: St Luke’s Hospice & Rowcroft Hospice Education Teams