Study Day: Practical Approaches to Symptom Relief in Palliative Care: A Non-Pharmacological Approach, North Devon Hospice, Thursday, 21. November 2019

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:


Nausea and vomiting



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.
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.

Thursday, 21. November 2019, North Devon Hospice, Study Day: Practical Approaches to Symptom Relief in Palliative Care: A Non-Pharmacological Approach

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