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Bite Size Virtual Learning: Finding your balance – wellbeing, resilience and self care

EVENT OVERVIEW

On demand
Virtual learning
Bite Size
£0.00 - Charitably-funded and free access until 30.6.20
VAT
All prices include VAT
Online

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Useful information

Free access until 30.6.20

A multi-part bite size series available on demand

About the event

  • What is Virtual Learning?

    We now offer bite sized education so we can continue to meet your education needs. These short sessions will focus on particular end of life care topics or aspects and will give you the opportunity to refresh or expand your knowledge. During these unprecedented times you may find many of these topics particularly useful as you undoubtably will be supporting many patients, families and friends during a very difficult time in their lives.

    Virtual learning is a style of learning designed to recreate your classroom experience online. St Christopher’s virtual learning environment offers mixed methodologies to learning online, from full interactions, engaging bite-size presentations, quizzes and resources. Each of our courses is designed and led by leading experts in end of life care, helping to bring flexibility and variety to your virtual learning experience.

  • What will I learn?

    • Simple tools for your wellbeing, resilience and self-care
    • How to understand emotional contagion
    • How to look after your mental health
    • Coping strategies and remaining hopeful
    • How to ask for what you need
  • Who is it for?

    This session is primarily aimed at:

    • Nurses in primary, community and secondary care
    • Nurses in voluntary services
    • Allied Health Professionals
    • Health Care Assistants
    • Doctors
    • Care homes and care home managers

    This was originally broadcast as a weekly series for staff at St Christopher’s Hospice.

     

Subject Matter Expert

Jessica Pryce-Jones

Jess started her career in finance where she learned about numbers, strategy and leadership. She then switched focus, using a degree in psychology as her lever. That started her on a new career facilitating and coaching others, which she now combines with writing and programme delivery.

She works with a variety of organisations including healthcare, FMCG, banking, consulting, creative, education, manufacturing, publishing and engineering industries as well as the public and not-for-profit sectors. Her clients appreciate her approach which is warm, challenging and rooted in positive psychology. And her skill lies in enabling others to quickly get to the heart of complex and opaque issues so that they can rapidly find solutions.

 She is a Fellow of Harvard’s Institute of Coaching and currently specializes in:

  • One-to-one executive coaching
  • Team coaching
  • Leadership development

She is also a regular contributor to The Times of London. Jess lives in the UK but works all over the world.

More information

Education

If you have any questions about this or any of our other courses, please contact the Education team who will be happy to help

020 8768 4656

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Talk to us

  • If you want to know more about an education event, or would like to discuss bespoke options, get in touch

    020 8768 4656
    education@stchristophers.org.uk

  • We will only contact you regarding your enquiry (unless you have previously explicitly opted in to receive communications from us).
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Learning at St Christopher’s

St Christopher's Education
Our programme

Why our education programme?

We have a well-established programme of high quality, cutting-edge, specialist palliative care education, designed for those working in the UK and internationally.
Studying here

Why St Christopher's?

Education is at the heart of St Christopher’s mission to promote and provide hospice care of the highest standards.
How we educate

Why our way of learning

Resources
Including the Namaste toolkit

Library and bookshop
Containing material on all aspects of palliative care, death and bereavement

Start learning your way today

Our virtual learning offers...

  • Bite-sized sessions
     
  • Learning at your own pace
     
  • On demand video resources
     
  • Led by professionals
     
  • Tackling today's challenges
     
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More about St Christopher's education

St Christopher’s Education Centre and VAT charges

At St Christopher's, a registered charity, it is important for us to maximise any surpluses to reinvest in the objectives of the charity.

Unfortunately, the manner in which we undertake our training currently means we are not able to invest as much of our surplus as possible, therefore from the 1 December 2017, St Christopher’s Education Centre will charge VAT at the standard rate on our training courses, the reason for this change in pricing is twofold:

i) We want to be able to reinvest any surpluses made from training back into all of our charitable objectives rather than only Education

ii) We want to be able to reclaim the VAT on costs relating to developing and running the training courses