Study Day: Practical Approaches to Symptom Relief in Pall…

The aim of Practical Approaches to Symptom Relief in Palliative Care study day is to enable all staff to provide practical, non-pharmacological approaches to relieve symptoms in the last year of life. Learning Outcomes:To acquire non-pharmacological approaches to common symptoms in life limiting illness: Breathlessness Nausea and vomiting Constipation Pain Swallowing difficulties We will also cover a holistic approach to care of the dying person, considering their Psychological, Spiritual, Physical and Social needs. Attendees will also be familiar with a range of Complementary Therapies to relieve symptoms at end of life and we’ll a introduce basic hand massage technique. Entry requirements: There are no prerequisites for this course. This course is designed for the non-registered workforce. Time: Registration from 9.15 am. Course runs 9.30 am – 4 pm Booking terms and conditions can be found on our website, please familiarise yourselves with these before reserving your place on this Study Day session. FAQs How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Email: education@ Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends? Yes What if I want to cancel?  If you wish to cancel your booking you will need to give 5 working days notice, as per our booking terms and conditions. Failure to give 5 working days notice or non-attendance will incur a £50 fee per person to cover administration costs, unfortunately as we are a charity this fee is non-negotiable. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? You can transfer your ticket to another person or to another event, please see full terms and conditions on our website.