Opening the Spiritual Gate

Addresses the need for education in the assessment of spiritual need and spiritual care for healthcare professionals of all types working in a healthcare setting.

Course topics

  • Explore the meaning of spirituality and religion
  • Consider the relationship between spirituality & religion for an individual
  • Think about how we recognise spiritual distress
  • Discover a Simple Skills Secrets model to confidently embark upon spiritual conversations with safety
  • Learn how to respond to unexpected questions about your own beliefs
  • Be aware of the religious needs & rituals of different faith traditions
  • Become familiar with the standards & guidelines of local Spiritual Care Policies and consider how they are met
  • Create an action plan to take back to your workplace
  • Practice recording spiritual and religious needs conversations succinctly
  • Consider how to report spiritual & religious issues to other team members
  • Create appropriate spiritual care plans... and much more
Course dates
  • 20 November 2018 9am-4pm
Course fee

£30 per person (including lunch and refreshments)
*FREE for Bolton NHS Staff

Bolton Hospice

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