Doula training dates and details

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For more people to experience a good death, in addition to medical care, there is a need for a mindful, compassionate presence to ‘walk alongside’ and accompany the whole family – practically, emotionally and spiritually – during this sensitive time.

We will train you to fulfil this role while an individual makes this profound and important transition.

Those drawn to these courses include lay people with a special feeling for being with the dying, who want to support friends, family or colleagues. Also retired or ex-nurses, complementary therapists, counsellors, clergy or nursing home staff who want to develop skills in end of life support.

The 20-day training is both educational and experiential, with a strong personal development component. It is not highly academic but does include course work and short written assignments.

We cover themes such as:

  • understanding grief
  • emotional and spiritual responses to death
  • physical changes at the end of life
  • palliative care
  • increasing comfort and supportive therapies
  • rituals and practices within cultural and faith groups
  • socio-legal requirements
  • communication
  • the soul’s journey
  • spiritual and self-care practices.

There is a maximum of 16 people per training group.

Participants can take the Foundation as a stand-alone CPD course (five days in two blocks of three +two days) or build towards Part II (six days in two blocks of three days) and Part III (nine days in three blocks of three days) to complete the Diploma.

Courses are externally monitored and certified by Crossfields Institute and the full Diploma has been awarded the Crossfields Institute Quality Mark Programme. The Learner’s Handbook is issued to each learner prior to the course and our policies are available on our website.  The  five-day Foundation course leads to the CPD Certificate Introduction to a Person-Centred Approach to Death & Dying awarded by Crossfields Institute.

Course dates:

Doula Training – Part 2 - West Yorkshire

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 17/07/2019 - 19/07/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Hebden Bridge Town Hall, St George's St, , Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY

This six-day course is the second part of the full 20-day End of Life Doula Diploma training. It is only available for people who have completed the Foundation Training and who have either submitted a Portfolio or successfully completed an assignment based on... Read more »

Doula Training – Part 1 Foundation - East Sussex - FULLY BOOKED

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 24/09/2019 - 26/09/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

Held in Iford near Lewes on 24, 25, 26 September and 7, 8 November 2019 (a five-day course) We regret that due to high demand this course and all our available courses for 2019 are now fully booked. We will be releasing more... Read more »

Doula Training – Part 3 - East Sussex - FULLY BOOKED

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 08/10/2019 - 10/10/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

  Held in Iford, East Sussex on 8th, 9th, 10th October 2019 and 26th, 27th, 28th November 2019 and 28th, 29th, 30th January 2020 We regret that due to high demand this course this course is now fully booked. We are... Read more »

Doula Training – Part 1 Foundation - East Sussex - FULLY BOOKED

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 14/10/2019 - 16/10/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

Held in Iford near Lewes on 14, 15, 16 October and 3, 4 December 2019 (a five-day course) We regret that due to high demand this course and all our available courses for 2019 are now fully booked. We will... Read more »

Doula Training – Part 1 Foundation - East Sussex - FULLY BOOKED

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 29/10/2019 - 31/10/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

Held in Iford near Lewes on 29, 30 and 31 October and 11, 12 December 2019 (a five-day course) We regret that due to high demand this course and all our available Foundation courses for 2019 are now fully booked.... Read more »

Doula Training – Part 2 - South - East Sussex

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 19/11/2019 - 21/11/2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

Held in East Sussex on November 19th, 20th & 21st 2019 and February 2020 11th, 12th & 13th 2020 This six-day course is the second part of the full 20-day End of Life Doula Diploma training. It is only available... Read more »

Doula Training – Part I Foundation - East Sussex - FULLY BOOKED

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 14/01/2020 - 16/01/2020 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Village Hall Iford, Iford, Lewes, BN7 3EJ

Held in Iford near Lewes on 14 - 16 January and 4 - 5 March 2020 (a five-day course) We regret that this course is now fully booked. We will soon be opening further Foundation courses for the East Sussex... Read more »

Doula Training – Part I Foundation - West Yorkshire

Date / Starting Date: Date(s) - 07/04/2020 - 09/04/2020 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Hebden Bridge Town Hall, St George's St, , Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY

Held in Hebden Bridge on 7 - 9 April and 20 - 21 May 2020 (a five-day course) The Foundation course: Introduction to a Person-Centred Approach to Death and Dying is a five-day course.  It forms Part I of the... Read more »

For more information please get in touch at:

info@livingwelldyingwell.net or 01273 474278

 

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