St Michael's Hospice


Palliation and Dementia


Who is it for?

Qualified health care staff engaged in the care of individuals in the palliative or end stage of life.

Course available for face to face or remote video call attendance.

Course content


Dementia is a major health care issue locally, with an ageing population. This event offers an opportunity to review the palliative care needs in a group of people for whom assessment and communication present us with significant challenges.  

• Dementia – What do we mean?  

• Aims of Care & Transitionary Processes  

• Individual Assessment in Cognitive Impairment  

• Managing Symptoms  

• Maintaining Personhood  

• Supporting Families 

Tuesday 18th October 2022
Attend a.m. or p.m. session, or attend full day.

Palliation and Neurological Conditions 09.30 – 12.30
Palliation and Dementia 13.30 – 16.30

Find out more

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  • Tuesday 18th October 2022
  • (Day-5 p.m. Clinical Aspects of Palliative Care 2022)
  • 13.30 - 16.30
  • £45 Half Day (£65 to attend a.m. and p.m. sessions)