Training Nationally and Internationally, Amanda has become widely recognised as one of the UK's foremost inspirational speaker-trainers using her award winning films and books to educate and inspire.
Amanda is regularly delivering much needed workshops and keynote speeches on the themes of her latest films and her highly acclaimed training pack, which contains 24 additional films.
Accredited by British Journal of Nursing (BJN), The Heart of Care course illuminates key skills and knowledge required in contemporary care settings. With the BJN seal of approval, Amanda's workshops are recognised as an important and invaluable learning experience not to be missed.
The Heart of Care Workshop is highly interactive thought provoking workshop combines anecdotes, readings, poems, life stories, practical advice and innovative exercises from Amanda’s first book, The Heart of Care. This training helps us to “conceptualise” person centred care that encompasses dignity, compassion and respect, reminding us to SEE the individual inside, and FEEL what they feel. Amanda provides a unique and unforgettable experience that will undoubtedly transform attitudes.
End of Life Workshop will explore the power of communication, the ability to be with those who are dying, to honour them through music, song, silence and touch, so we may enhance the lives of not only those we are caring for, but of ourselves as well. We will look at regrets, forgiveness, and gratitude, and explore grief and the sensitive support of the relatives during this time.
The Spirituality and Care Workshop addresses the spiritual and emotional needs of staff, residents and relatives and how to embody compassion and enable communication around spiritual needs.
What Do You See? is an Inspirational Dignity Training Pack developed to inspire a greater understanding of the needs and experiences of older people, and leave staff feeling their work is important and valued.
Download the Full Training Pack PDF here.
Who is it for?
It is aimed at nursing and care staff in hospitals and care homes, extra care settings and domiciliary settings, involving older people and their relatives.
Easy to Use
The Learning Activity Pack comprises ten flexible 1½–2 hour Steps that can be combined or used separately over a longer period with an in house facilitator.
Transform your Staff's Learning
This pack will transform your staff's learning making it easier and more effective. It is interactive, immediate and enjoyable with unique exercises, inspirational films using positive messages with stars of stage and screen.
The training is powerfully engaging, enabling key messages and concepts of person centred care to be deeply and effectively communicated. It provides an unforgettable experience for you and your staff to share, to enrich the lives of those in your care, and your understanding and valuing of dignity.