Study day

ARC: Breaking Bad News

About this course

Course code:
Z51000110
Applications:
University
Level:
Professional/Short Course
Department:
Allied Health Professions
Campus:
Glenside
Duration:
1/2 a day
Course director:
Antonio Sassano

Page last updated 18 September 2018

Introduction

This workshop is aimed at ultrasound practitioners who want to develop specialised skills so that they can respond both practically and emotionally to parents' needs.

Structure

Content

It will provide opportunities to develop the skills needed to give sensitive care to their patients, explore ways of delivering difficult news following a diagnosis of fetal anomaly as well as equip sonographers with the tools and techniques
to be prepared for giving bad news with compassion and kindness.

This ½ day of lectures day will be delivered by the Antenatal Results Choices (ARC) charity. ARC is an established national charity that helps and supports both parents and healthcare professionals on all aspects of antenatal
screening and its consequences.

Lectures and will cover a variety of topics including:

  • communication skills
  • delivering difficult news after a scan
  • the parent's perspective of screening
  • reframing risk and providing best care

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

Please bring your own lunch.

Dates

New dates coming soon.

Please contact us to be added to our mailing list.

How to apply

How to apply

Please apply online

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