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Tuesday, 21 May 2019

09:30 - 14:30


Wellbeing and Self Care for Healthcare Professionals in Palliative Care

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This workshop explores the impact on professionals of working with patients/families with life-limiting illness. It is an opportunity to consider personal resilience and understand our own responses to working with people who are experiencing loss.

This Study Day is aimed at:

This Study Day is aimed at professionals working in a care environment and caring for patients and families who are facing life-limiting illness.

This course includes:

  • Understanding the importance of your own wellbeing when caring for patients who are dying
  • Looking at the different kinds of self-care strategies
  • Exploring how to increase personal resilience through looking after yourself
  • An experiential exercise within the training session
  • Sign-posting to the available resources of support

Price£55.00 per person

Fully funded places are available for CPFT staff.  You will be asked for proof of eligibility so please only register for a free place if you are eligible.  Limited fully funded places for students.

To Registerfollow this link.

Location: Education Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge CB22 3FB. The Education Centre at the hospice is fully accessible for wheelchair users and those with disabilities.  The Centre is on the first floor accessible by a lift. 

Directions and Visitor Parking to the Education & Conference Centre

By Car: If you are using Sat Nav please use the P&R postcode CB22 3AB as some sat navs do not currently recognise the location of the new hospice. A map with directions is available at

Car Parking: Delegates and visitors to the Education & Conference Centre should park at the Babraham Road Park and Ride located next to the hospice and use the footpath to the Centre.  Car parking at the Park and Ride is free for up to 18 hours. The car park at the Hospice is reserved for patients, families and Blue Badge holders only.

By Public Transport/Taxi: Cambridge railway station is approximately 3 miles from the Hospice. Taxis are available outside the entrance to the station or buses run from the city centre/railway station/Addenbrookes to the Babraham Park & Ride. Once at the Park & Ride, walk towards the vehicular entrance to access the pedestrian footpath to the hospice.

Cycling: There are secure bicycle racks at the front of the hospice.  

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact the Education Team on 01223 6757801 to check if there are places available.

Bespoke Training

We also deliver bespoke training in your premises, minimum numbers required, contact the Education Team for details 01223 675780.

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