• Promote participants’ awareness of personal communication skills
  • Help participants develop strategies for dealing with challenging communication situations in their work setting

Target Audience

This course is for:

  • Health care staff who come into direct or indirect contact with people affected by cancer and who may experience problems knowing what to say in specific situations
  • Staff working with colleagues in a cancer related setting.

N.B. Not suitable for patient facing health care professionals

Date and Duration


14 October 2020


1 day


  • Overview of cancer and treatments
  • Overview of communication
  • Communication challenges and strategies for dealing with them
  • Facilitating and blocking behaviours
  • Responsibilities and boundaries of own role
  • Recognising and responding to stress in self and others

Certificate of attendance

Number of Places and Cost

Number of places:




(Free for CCC staff)



The Clinical Education Department


The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Clatterbridge Road
Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside CH63 4JY
United Kingdom

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Contact and Application

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Call us on: 0151 556 5790

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