Palliative Approach - Advanced Communications

17 Aug 2022
08:30 AM - 01:00 PM


Available to
Practice Nurses
General Practitioners
Allied Health Practitioners
Medical Specialist
Alcohol and Other Drug Worker
Aged Care Worker
Mental Health Worker

Continuing Professional Development

CPD Points unavailable


Supporting the workforce
Chronic disease
Palliative care

Acquire knowledge, skills and confidence in providing palliative care for people with a life-limiting illness, and their families.

This event is for health professionals with little or no palliative care experience located in Victoria, who want to develop confidence in communicating with people with life-limiting and chronic illnesses, and their families.

Topics covered include:

  • Overview of the palliative approach
  • Introduction to communication skills
  • Case-based experiential learning (facilitated communication skills practice)


Kate Holmes - Kate is a nurse educator at the Centre for Palliative Care. She has been working in palliative care for 25 years in varying roles both in the UK and Australia. These roles include work in the voluntary sector and the NHS in the UK and as a Clinical Nurse Consultant in the public and private sector in Australia.

You will be sent a zoom link and materials before the start of the workshop.

Contact details for further information:

PEPA Administration Assistant: