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  • PAMIS Bereavement and Loss Training (2 day course)

    Created: 03/04/2019

    When: 10.00am-5.00pm, Tuesday 04 June 2019
    Where: University of Dundee: School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Forth Avenue, Kirkcaldy, KY2 5YS
    This event is being organised by PAMIS (Promoting a More Inclusive Society)
    Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) 240.00 per person
    Places for non-voluntary sector delegates are 240.00 per person

    It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.

    Bereavement and Loss Training Course Supporting People with Profound Learning Disabilities and their Carers. This is a two day course facilitated by the PAMIS Bereavement and Loss Project Team **Please note: Attendance required for both sessions on Tuesday 04 June and the following Tuesday 11 June 2019**.

    This course will enable you to better support people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) through the grieving process and better support parents who have been long term carers for people with PMLD. Includes the Bereavement and Loss Learning Resource Pack - 2014 Winner of the Linda McEnhill Award in the category: new development or innovation in care / excellence in overall end of life support for people with learning disabilities.

    Course participants will:

    • gain an understanding of how bereavement and loss affects people with PMLD;
    • gain an understanding of how bereavement and loss affects family;
    • have increased understanding of carers who have cared for a person with PMLD;
    • feel more confident in working with people who have experienced bereavement and loss;
    • have more knowledge of the theories of bereavement and loss;
    • develop practical skills to work with people who have experienced bereavement and loss.

    This course is highly participative and will have a mix of tutor input and experiential learning. Participants will have opportunities to be involved in reflective practice which can be used for CPD purposes - i.e. SVQ, HNC, PRTL, CLPLO and post-grad. This course will count as 12 hours CPD time. Course evaluation will be undertaken with the use of pre and post-course questionnaires.

    To book your place please click here. If you would prefer to book this course by e-mail and be invoiced (avoiding booking fee) please e-mail Fiona Harper at [email protected]. Please note there are no refunds for this course however they do offer the option to transfer your place to someone else in your organisation. Please e-mail Fiona Harper on [email protected] or call 01382 385 154 if you have any questions.

    Contact: Fiona Harper
    Phone: 01382 385 154
    E-mail: [email protected]

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