Do you want to enhance your practice in the delivery of palliative care to children, young people and their families? Our 20 credit module can be taken at degree or masters level and is suitable for all health and social care professionals who work in paediatric palliative care.
You will build on your existing knowledge and experience to develop a critical and reflective approach to the care of a child or young person on a palliative care pathway. You will also explore the role of the inter-professional team alongside all aspects of paediatric palliative care.
You will study topics such as philosophy and principles of paediatric palliative care; communication; legal, ethical and professional issues; symptom management; end of life care and bereavement support.