Aim

  • 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

Date/Time:
See dates and apply

Duration:
1 day

Content

  • 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:

20

Cost:

£60

(Free for CCC staff)

Venue and Location

Venue:

The Clinical Education Department

Location:

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Clatterbridge Road
Bebington
Wirral CH63 4JY

Contact

E-mail us about this course: 
ccf-tr.clinicaleducation@nhs.net

Call us on: 0151 556 5790