Communication in End of Life Care and Bereavement



This one day course will help understand the reluctance of people to discuss their wishes, feel they are unable to talk about such as end of life care and death.

How to approach sensitive conversations through coaching and identifying a fear people may have.


Who would benefit?


Suitable for at Health Care Assistants, Senior Carers and anyone who are regularly working with individuals who are at the end of life and their families. A certificate of attendance will be given to each delegate.


Course Content  


Dealing with the issues related to loss

Responding to strong emotions

Understanding life choices.


Understanding and maintaining comfort and wellbeing


Identifying the need for understanding

Understanding strong emotions

Recognise own role responsibilites with the team

Raising awareness and creating a supportive experiance


Sensitives of bereavement

Communicating bad news

Knowledge and skills

Stages of bereavement

What happens after death

Funeral options




bereavement care trust

Telephone: 0845 2 698 968





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