Breaking Bad News

Course Outline

This workshop will provide the delegate with the awareness of the issues involved when sharing information about highly emotive and challenging situations. They will develop understanding of the impact, on both the giver and receiver, of sharing bad news whilst understanding of the needs of patients and relatives.

Who is the course aimed at?

This workshop is aimed at all professionals who require training in this field

How long is the course?

1 day

What will you learn?

– You will explore tried and tested models of communicating bad news to identify the most appropriate strategies.


“Thank you for listening, encouraging and motivating me to think and feel things I have never felt. … You have opened up my mind to new ways of thinking and feeling” – Palliative Care Nurse, Manchester


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