Just Ask Series

Our 'Just Ask' series allows you to ask questions to a variety of professionals about things you may be curious or concerned about during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Just Ask Series

Register to be part of any of the following Zoom sessions here

Ask a Pharmacist: The Covid pandemic from a medical perspective

Julie McCarthy, specialist palliative care pharmacist prescriber at Mary Stevens Hospice will be discussing the Covid pandemic from a medical perspective. This session is for anybody that is interested in a medical perspective of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The presentation will then be followed by a question and answer session.

This free Zoom session will take place on Tuesday 13th April at 11:30am GMT.

Ask a Social Worker: Secondary trauma for frontline workers –  A narrative perspective

Just ask a social worker about secondary trauma, a narrative approach for professionals working in the caring profession. How do I deal with the Covid pandemic, with loss and bereavement. We will be discussing how you can make sure that you are taking care of yourself through various forms of self care.  Working long hours can be difficult when you are working from home without your usual team around you and dealing with difficult incidents can seem even more difficult, therefore we will explore ways in which you can make sure you are looking after yourself. This presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.

This free Zoom session will take place on Tuesday 27th April at 12:30pm GMT.

Ask an Admiral Nurse: Dementia care during the pandemic 

Carol Devaney, Admiral Nurse will be joining us to talk about dementia care during the pandemic and what services are available in the Borough. Carol will also explain what the Admiral Nurse service is and and the national helpline. This is for families, patients and carers who need support, awareness and knowledge about dementia and the pandemic.

This free Zoom session will take place on Tuesday 11th May at 12:30pm GMT.

Ask a Bereavement co-ordinator: How do I deal with the Covid pandemic, with loss and bereavement

Sarah Doyle will be discussing the work of the Hospice Bereavement Service’ and the support we offer, an update on developments and encompass legacy as one aspect of our work. This presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.

This free Zoom session will take place on Tuesday 25th May at 12:30pm GMT.

 

Register to be part of any of the above Zoom sessions here

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