- Macmillan Professionals
Duration: 2 days
Providing you with more detailed knowledge and skills, and exploring how to apply these within the remit of your role.
Well-being and emotional resilience
From practicing mindfulness to developing strategies that combat stress and support wellbeing, these courses will enable you to look after yourself and others.
The practices, applications and the science of mindful compassion. Improve your understanding of both self-care and caring for others.
Learn to practice mindful compassion meditations.
- Understand the theory, science and practice of mindfulness.
- Develop the skills to develop a mindfulness practice at home and at work.
Please note This is a 2-day weekend residential course running over 3 days (except for the course in Northern Ireland which occurs during the week and the residential stay is optional)
Any Macmillan professional wishing to develop their skills to better support themselves and others.
David Oldham is an experienced counsellor has his own private practice and works at Blythe House hospice as a Macmillan counsellor. David is also a meditation teacher who has trained in a variety of approaches, with a number of different teachers. In this capacity, he has experience of teaching both in the UK and abroad, specialising in mindful compassion for both patients and healthcare professionals.
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.