Understanding and Applying the Principles of Palliative Care

This one day workshop is aimed at Healthcare professionals/ employees. It offers participants an opportunity to deepen their understanding of the palliative care approach.

Course Content

  • An overview of palliative care
  • Palliative care from a holistic perspective
  • The importance of effective communication with patients and their families
  • Various useful communication skills and strategies
  • Symptom recognition, assessment and control
  • Loss, grief and bereavement
  • End of life care
  • Ensuring Quality of Life towards the end of life
  • Helping people to live until they die
  • How to apply the palliative approach in practice.