Communication with Cancer Patients
Learn how to communicate with cancer patients and understand their emotions as they are being confronted with the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Learn to acknowledge and understand the emotions of patients and aid them to better understand and process their disease and therefore better their quality of life.
- Recognize the emotions of patients and oneself.
- Learn the 5 stages of grief theory by Elizabeth Kübler-Ross.
- Avoid common communication mistakes by communicating in a more constructive way, both verbally and nonverbally.
- Employ the Principle of Hope.
This course is certified by NCCAOM for 1.5 PDA points, and qualifies for credit towards the Shu Lan College online MA/Phd program, approved by Nanjing University.
The TCM Academy is a pre-approved provider of CPD points by the NZASA. To ensure that you receive the proper credit, please contact NZASA to verify CPD eligibility prior to registering for the course.
- Lectures 7
- Quizzes 8
- Duration 50 Min
- Skill level 1.5 PDAs/CEUs
- Language English
- Students 100
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self
In this section section you will learn to recognize and understand patients' emotions as they are being confronted with the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
Difficult… But Crucial 5
Communication can influence the ability of a patient to cope with their disease and therefore it can influence their quality of life.
There is a lot that can go wrong while talking to patients... yet therapists can do a lot of good things through simple good communication.
Communication with Cancer Patients Final Quiz 1
This section is intended to help you make sure you have captured the essence of the course.