Consequences of treatment

Course ID: 302

Suitable for: Macmillan Professionals

Duration: 1 day
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Foundation
Focusing on core knowledge and skills, and looking at how to apply some of the learning in your workplace.

Living with the impact of cancer
Equip yourself with the vital skills you need to strengthen your relationships with people living with or beyond cancer and help them to self-manage more effectively.

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

Course objectives

Many people live with the consequences of cancer treatment. These consequences may be profound or may seem insignificant; they may be immediately apparent or only become clear years later. But they will often affect a person's life deeply. This one-day course explores their impact on quality of life and reveals the latest guidance and information available to help manage these problems.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the range and scale of potential treatment effects.

  • Understand the impact that treatment and its effects can have on a person's life (both the physical and psychological consequences).

  • Know which resources are available to support people to self-manage.

Course Audience

Any Macmillan professional supporting people living with and beyond cancer, particularly non-clinical staff or those relatively new to the field.

Request your place

This course is only available to Macmillan Professionals.

Although Macmillan Cancer Support will not charge 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.

Step 1

Select your preferred date and location for the Consequences of treatment course.

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Step 2

Please provide your details and any special requirements. We will contact you regarding your booking.


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