CBT for palliative care
- Macmillan Professionals
Duration: 2 days
Focusing on core knowledge and skills, and looking at how to apply some of the learning in your workplace.
Palliative and end-of-life care
When your role involves supporting people towards the end of their lives and their families, it's crucial that you receive the support you need too - and our palliative care courses can help.
Develop and incorporate CBT skills into their usual practice, enabling the use of new skills when complex problems require exploration and shared problem-solving
- Improve knowledge of the role of CBT skills in a palliative care setting.
- Understand patients' responses to emotional distress or physical symptoms.
- Practice the use of CBT skills in a safe environment
Macmillan professionals working with cancer patients and/or patients with palliative care needs of any diagnosis.
Kathryn Mannix, who developed the UK's first palliative care dedicated CBT service and developed training to enable palliative care staff to add simple CBT skills to their toolbox, leads a UK-wide group of trainers who are all skilled practitioners in CBT and palliative care.
Request your place
This course is only available to Macmillan Professionals.
Although Macmillan Cancer Support will not charge Macmillan Professionals for this event, please bear in mind that the charity incurs charges for cancellations and no-shows. Please seek permission to attend from your line manager or team if necessary before submitting your form.