Compassionate Communication Training

Course Provider: Re-live

Course Administrator: Julie Morris

Aim

Every training course Re-Live design and deliver is experiential. This dynamic and practical way of learning allows trainees to hold on to new information, new skills and build confidence. The training invites trainees to engage with the emotional and psychological experience of dementia, exploring the questions "What if it was me living with dementia, how would I feel, what would I need?" to also encourages trainees to develop compassionate perspectives on dementia, building greater understanding between staff, people living with dementia and family members and explores ways of transforming existing services and moving towards a compassion focused service for people living with dementia and those who care for them.

Date Venue Times
5th July 2017 PAVO, 30 Ddole Road Industrial Estate, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6DF 9.30am - 4.30pm

Key Learning Outcomes

Explore the impact that compassionate communication can have for a person living with dementia

Support trainees to become aware of their own communication style

Demonstrate the positive impact good body language, personal space and volume levels can have on a person with dementia

Develop trainees confidence in connecting with a person with dementia, including the use of non-verbal communication

Encourage trainees to reflect on the situations they find challenging and explore how compassionate communication can help

 

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given
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