Communication Social and psychological care

Foundations in Communication Skills in Health & Social Care

Helen Evans
Helen Evans

Date: Monday 30th September 2024 13.00 – 16.00 Virtual via Teams

Price:  £50

Where:  Virtual via Microsoft Teams

Suitable for all health and social care professionals and all levels of of support workers.

This half day session covers different strategies and methods to enhance communication and listening
skills in our day to day working life whatever your clinical role in health and social care.

This session is designed to complement SAGE & THYME® foundation level which gives you a model to
use if someone is upset or distressed in any way. Please note, this workshop can be accessed alone and without attending SAGE & THYME® – it’s for everyone!!

By the end of the workshop you will:-

1. Be familiar with the communication principles used in supportive conversations
2. Be able to discuss how ways of communicating impacts on the person
3. Understand methods for effective communication for supportive conversations with patient/ service
user and / or family member
4. Be more confident in using these methods.

This course will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams – please ensure that individual emails are supplied as we are unable to accept generic emails. After booking you will receive a joining link to the email address you have registered by the day before the event. This link is specific to the individual and we respectfully ask that this is not shared in anyway.

Please contact education@stwh.co.uk with any queries.

Communication – Foundation Skills