Resources

86 resources suitable for Macmillan Professionals

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Explore cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) - a practical and focused psychological treatment which has been shown to be highly effective in enhancing quality of life for people with chronic physical diseases such as cancer.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

An introduction to adult acute oncology services, covering key principles, recognising conditions and initiating appropriate action to ensure safe and timely high-quality care.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Explore when and how to start conversations; how you can help someone discuss what's important to them and help them plan ahead for their future care.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Booked E-Learning

This course explores the theory and practice of mindfulness.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

A platform for Macmillan Benefits Advisers to share experiences, expertise and best practice.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Find new resources, share ideas and tell others about the work you're doing in your pharmacy and your local community.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

How to use a bowel screening kit.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

No-nonsense information about breast screening (mammogram).

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

How to help patients and their families manage breathlessness more effectively

  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Extend support to people affected by cancer with a befriending scheme within your service or support group.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Helps you answer questions about employment and cancer with confidence.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

To examine dementia and its complex interactions in the person affected by cancer undergoing treatment and or in receipt of care.

  • Public
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

An overview and introduction to cancer awareness, living with and beyond cancer and End of Life and Palliative Care.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Diagnosis and support of patients with cancer for general practitioners (GPs).

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Helping line managers support people affected by cancer in the workplace.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Help for union reps when an employee is diagnosed with cancer.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Develop and incorporate CBT skills into their usual practice, enabling the use of new skills when complex problems require exploration and shared problem-solving

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Using the Acorn Approach with hospices and schools to change children and young people's attitudes to death and dying.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Service

Coaching support for Macmillan Professionals across all roles, grades and levels.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Attaining quality in coding and safety netting to support earlier diagnosis of cancer in primary care.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

This course is designed to give you the knowledge and practical understanding to collect the best possible outcome and impact data from those you work with

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Guidance on good and bad practice around communication on clinical settings, based on the video series 'The Clinic - Not Good Enough'.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Advanced

Learn an evidence-based approach which is designed to enhance your skills of communicating effectively with people affected by cancer.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Learn an evidence-based approach which is designed to enhance your skills of communicating effectively with people affected by cancer.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

This half-day session will boost your confidence and skills in initiating and managing conversations around advance care planning, helping you to promote patient-centred care.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

An overview of the potential consequences of different types of treatment.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Achieve the best outcomes for your service by helping you to identify improvement potential and then lead successful improvement work.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

This session will equip you with tried and- trusted tools to help you to develop and enhance your communication skills

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Practice a range of compassion mind training techniques and skills. You will measure your self-compassion levels and identify specific behavioural patterns that perpetuate stress and are resistant to self-compassion

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

An update on the role of food and nutrition in the development of cancer, and its role in supporting people living with and beyond cancer

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

This course focuses on the combination of technical planning and soft skills required to deliver successful projects.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Learn about stress and the ability to develop resilience to burnout and compassion fatigue.

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Resource

A programme of facilitated learning particularly designed for care home staff, but also suitable for other audiences.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Patients explain the treatment pathway for head and neck cancer in a series of What Happens Next videos.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Increase your knowledge of evaluation and develop the skills and confidence to evaluate your work.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Achieving quality in end of live care for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Develop the confidence and practical skills you need to make a positive impact in the work you do.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Learn how to give information to a patient who has just been diagnosed with cancer.

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Increase your basic understanding of cancer and how it can affect people's lives.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

How to most effectively tell the story of your work and demonstrate the impact of your service.

  • Staff
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

This resource helps you use social media tools professionally and effectively when supporting Macmillan.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Two films that explain the impact of living with a laryngectomy, including the communication issues that can result.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Look at some of the late effects of cancer treatment and help signpost to useful sources of information and support.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Develop awareness of your values and behaviours, and the impact these have on those around you.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Gain awareness of the legal and family matters that may arise when a relative is affected by cancer.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Enable families to communicate, answer children's difficult questions, create memories and make arrangements such as funerals.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Explore the effect loss, grief and bereavement can have on any individual

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

This online discussion group provides a closed group for members of the Living With and Beyond Cancer Learn & Share group to post topics for discussion, share successes and to post useful articles and reports.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Assessment and management of problems with eating and weight loss in cancer patients with ACS (cachexia).

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting nurses and allied health professionals with an interest in specialist cancer practice.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting nurses and allied health professionals with an interest in specialist cancer practice.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Private community for Mentors on the Macmillan Explore programme to discuss, share and learn from their peers.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Identifying early signs and symptoms of malignant spinal cord compression (MSCC), enabling rapid referral and treatment to improve patient outcomes.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Based on Macmillan's Volunteering Quality Standards (MVQS) this course introduces you to the key principles of effective volunteer management practice.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

This course teaches the practice, applications and the science of mindful compassion.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Explore how to use motivational interviewing techniques to support people affected by cancer.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting you with the Macmillan Quality in Information and Support Services (MQuISS®) standards. A one-stop-shop of information, guidance and other resources.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

A dramatic reconstruction that examines the issue of neutropenic sepsis.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

In this fun and interactive session, you will explore the advanced linguistics of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Resources for Macmillan professionals attending L&D events in Northern Ireland.

  • Public
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Resources and downloads for Northern Ireland Macmillan events.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

A nutrition course for health and social care professionals developed by Bournemouth University.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Understand why nutritional care is a vital element of cancer care and how to manage and support patients' dietary needs.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Community of Practice

Sharing sources, resources, good practice, and collaborating in the field of oral history in palliative care.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Community of Practice

Understand the future direction of Macmillan and its work to improve experience and reduce inequalities in this Community of Practice.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

All the resources, downloads and material for students of the Practice Nurse Cancer course in Scotland, September 2017.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

All the resources, downloads and material for students of the Practice Nurse Cancer course in Scotland, 2017.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

A forum for Practice Nurses based in Northern Ireland to share their knowledge and best practice.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Practical help in preparing effective, interesting and memorable presentations using a range of different techniques.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Good practice in promoting the information and support that Macmillan provides.

  • Public
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

An audio recording by Hamish Marett-Crosby, of BBC Radio Jersey, recounting an experience of prostate cancer.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Key information about the Recovery Package for health and social care professionals.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

This complements the induction information Macmillan GPs receive from their local Macmillan office and supports them in their role.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting nurses and allied health professionals with an interest in specialist cancer practice.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting material to accompany the Guide to content, planning and delivery for a Macmillan Cancer Course for Practice Nurses.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Advanced

Learn how to use the Lean methodology at an in-depth level to develop and improve services.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

The insights into how to talk to patients about the issues surrounding sexuality and cancer.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Good practice in recruiting, training and supporting volunteers.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Community of Practice

A central resource to support the Community of Practice for Macmillan Professionals within the East of England.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate

Help to initiate conversations about impaired sexual functioning as a result of cancer and its treatment

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Explore the fundamentals of cancer prevention, early detection, investigation, staging and treatment options.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Webinar
Level: Foundation

Enable you to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and signpost people to further support.

  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation

Explore all the elements of survivorship and the Recovery Package.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting health and social care professionals and service users to implement the Macmillan Values Based Standard; with an introduction to the Care and Compassion Programme for health care assistants and support workers.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Help people with advanced cancer to manage their weight loss and eating related concerns.

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Refresh existing knowledge and gain new information on the occupational health impact of a cancer diagnosis on working age adults.