Courses & Events

Upcoming training courses

Synopsis

Our half day session will introduce you to reducing the impact of fatigue in day to day life. The workshop will explore the role that sleep, nutrition and stress play…

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  • Times: 9:30 - 12:30
  • Cost: £50
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice Care, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Do you panic when confronted with a syringe driver? You're not alone. This half day session aims to give you a basic understanding of how to set up and manage…

Details

  • Times: 09:30 - 13:00
  • Cost: £50
  • Location: Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

This study day will consider the impact of significant life change, loss and grief on people's lives - and how we respond to it.

Details

  • Times: 9:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £100
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice Care, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

This two day course will offer an introduction to the CBT model and cover a range of basic skills and techniques which can be incorporated into participants’ everyday role and…

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  • Times: 9:30 - 16:30
  • Cost: £400
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Eating & drinking is an integral part of everyday life. As well as providing us with essential nourishment & hydration it is an important social activity. In individuals with palliative…

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  • Times: 13:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: £60
  • Location: Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

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This study day will enable participants to develop their existing knowledge about children and young people’s development in relation to the impact of grief and to build a support strategy…

Details

  • Times: 09:30-16:00
  • Cost: £100
  • Location: Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Dorothy House Hospice have developed a half-day workshop called 'Grief Encounters' that invites agencies & businesses whose services are likely to involve the need to respond to people who are…

Details

  • Times: 13:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £40
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Do you communicate with clients, patients, customers or colleagues by telephone on a regular basis, or does your role involve challenging telephone contact, or time limitations? If so our telephone…

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  • Times: 13:15 - 16:15
  • Cost: £50
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Are you a health / social care practitioner who has contact with patients and families pre and post bereavement? If so, this course will enable you to recognise the key…

Details

  • Times: 9:30-16:30
  • Cost: £100
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice Care, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Are you ready to take your communications skills to the next level? You talk the talk but can you walk the walk? In this course you’ll have the opportunity to…

Details

  • Times: 09:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £250
  • Location: Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Do you panic when confronted with a syringe driver? You're not alone. Following on from our introductory session, this course will explore issues in relation to pain management, symptoms of…

Details

  • Times: 13:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: £60
  • Location: Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Working with clients who face a life-limiting illness can challenge the boundaries of a therapeutic relationship, and expose the counsellor / psychotherapist to their own vulnerabilities about death and dying.…

Details

  • Times: 09:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £100
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE