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End of Life Therapy Diploma Course

9 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What Will You Learn?

Part of the journey of life, is the end. It is something that touches us all at some point, yet we typically do not have the tools to deal with it very well. The End of Life Therapy Diploma Course helps us to better understand the conclusion of life and how to address our thoughts and feelings about it openly and honestly. The aim being that we and our loved ones can enjoy our final days and pass over peacefully – having the support and compassion that is needed during this time.

Talking about our mortality is something that those of us in the modern Western world shy away from. But to provide beneficent end of life care, as either a professional, family member or friend, we need to understand why this is. We can then work on opening up a dialogue...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Dying and Death in the Modern Age
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: An Awareness of Life and Death
  • Part 2: Existential Psychotherapy
  • Part 3: Do We Know How We Die?
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: Re-Imagining How We Die
  • Part 1: Important Steps to Dying Well
  • Part 2: The Role of Healthcare
  • Part 3: From Reimagining to Reality
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Palliative Care and Hospice Care
  • Part 1: The Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice Care
  • Part 2: Hospice Care
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: The Role of End-of-Life Therapy
  • Part 1: Why End of Life “Therapy”?
  • Part 2: Midwifing Death and What End-of-Life Therapy Entails
  • Part 3: The Types of Support Provided
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Accompanying the Dying
  • Part 1: A Caring Approach to the Complexity of Death and Dying
  • Part 2: The Kübler-Ross 5 Stages of Grief Model
  • Part 3: Where EOL Therapy Begins
  • Part 4: Completing a Living Will
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: Working with Families
  • Part 1: Why Support the Family of the Dying?
  • Part 2: Space, Privacy and Emotional and Practical Support
  • Part 3: Legacy Projects, End-of-Life Plan and After-Death Support for Families
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Ethics and Legal Considerations
  • Part 1: End-of-Life Care Choices
  • Part 2: Advance Statement of Wishes
  • Part 3: Other Legal Considerations
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: Pre-Death and Post-Death
  • Part 1: Use of Alternative and Complementary Medicines and Honouring Spiritual Beliefs
  • Part 2: End-of-Life Diseases and the Stages of Dying
  • Part 3: Pre-Death and Post-Death Vigils
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: The Importance of Self-Care
  • Part 1: Why Self-Care is Essential and the Importance of Sleep
  • Part 2: Good Diet Habits and Relaxation and Mindfulness Techniques
  • Part 3: Understand Your Own Spiritual Beliefs and Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Module 9 Assessment
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Who Would Benefit from This Course?

The End of Life Therapy Diploma Course deals with how we can better prepare and support those who are coming to the end of their lives, suffering a terminal illness or who have reached old age. Please note, however, that it does not deal with sudden deaths or deaths by suicide.

The course also helps each of us to understand how life ends, what we can do to support those who are close to passing on and their families, and how we can approach those we love to discuss what we would like to happen when our time comes.

Accreditations

The End of Life Therapy Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete, working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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