“Brilliant. A great refresher and a chance to reflect, improve, and try alternative strategies.”
EC4H 109 b

“It was an excellent, well supported workshop that was incredibly useful. A very worthwhile experience.”
Clinical director

“I had some reservations about role playing but found this surprisingly helpful and powerful as acommunication learning tool. Getting the opinions of other members of the group on situations/responses was very valuable.”

– Nurse manager

“The workshop was at a very high level which meant all those involved, even those who were already skilled improved. I particularly liked that the scenarios were based on people’s real experiences.”

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“Setting our own goals and benefiting from the experience of other group members made the group really effective.”



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Communication Challenges for Consultants and Senior NHS Managers 18 May 2018 evaluation

Communication Challenges for Pharmacists Workshop 20 March 2018 Evaluation

Communication Challenges for Consultants Workshop 26 February 2018 Evaluation

Anticipatory Care Planning 30 January 2018 evaluation

Communication Challenges in Healthcare 22 and 23 January 2018 evaluation


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Tutor Training 22nd & 23rd November 2017

Anticipatory Care Planning 16th November 2017

Realistic Medicine & Shared Decision Making 26th October 2017

Communication Challenges for Consultants 24th October 2017

Challenges in Clinical Practice 28th and 29th September 2017

Senior Consultants and Senior NHS Managers 29 August 2017

Tutor Training 13th & 14th June 2017

Being Open about Adverse Events in Maternity 15 May 2017

Talking About Deteriorating Health and Future Care Planning 27th April 2017[/su_spoiler]

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Future Care Planning 15th June 2016

Clinical Communication Tutors’ Workshop 10th and 11th May 2016

Shared decision-making 5th May 2016

Shared Decision-making for Senior Nurses Caring for Older People 4th May 2016

Communication Challenges for Consultants 1st March 2016

Communication Challenges for Consultants 19th Jan 2016

Communication Challenges in Clinical Practice 6th & 7th Jan 2016[/su_spoiler]

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Communication Tutors’ Workshop 25th & 26th Nov 2015

Future care planning workshops 2015

EC4H Communication Challenges in Clinical Practice Workshop Sept 2015

Communication Challenges in Clinical Practice Workshop June 2015

Communication Challenges in Clinical Practice Workshop April 2015

 Evaluation Consultant Senior NHS Workshop March 2015[/su_spoiler]
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Consultants’ Workshop, September  2014

Workshop Evaluation STs & senior nurses, September 2014

Evaluation Senior NHS Managers’ Workshops 2014

Talking about goals of care & CPR (2014) (Macmillan Cancer Support Sponsored Workshops for GPs)

SE Scotland FY2 workshop April 2014


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Communication Challenges for Specialty Trainees & Senior Nurses/ AHPs Edinburgh – August 2013

Senior NHS Managers Edinburgh, March 2013

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Workshop Evaluation – Senior NHS Managers, Nov 2012

Multidisciplinary workshop, Sept 2012 
(Specialty doctors, senior nurses and AHPs)

Consultant Workshop Evaluation, Sept 2012

 Evaluation DNACPR workshop: Aug 2012


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Multi-disciplinary Workshop 2011


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General Practitioners’ Workshop 2010




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NHS Ayrshire & Arran 2017 workshops evaluation report 05022018


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EC4H evaluation 24th Jan 2018 Talking About Deteriorating Health and Future Care Planning


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Advanced Clinical Communications Training workshop 12 December 2017 Forth Valley evaluation report

Evaluation of 2012-2013 EC4H Courses in NHS Forth Valley


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EC4h Communication 20th July 2017

EC4H Communications 18th December 2015

EC4H Communications 16th September 2015

EC4H Communications 9th March 2015

EC4H Communications 4th November 2014 

EC4H Communications 12th June 2014

EC4H Communications November 2013

EC4H Communications June 2013

EC4H Communications January 2013


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Talking About Deteriorating Health 18th May 2017 Evaluation Report


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[su_pullquote align=”right”]“An excellent, supportive environment to facilitate teaching and learning. Has improved my confidence especially in dealing with difficult group members”

EC4H tutor[/su_pullquote]

Clinical Communication Tutors’ Workshop 10th and 11th May 2016

Communication Tutors’ Workshop 25th & 26th Nov 2015

Tutor Training Workshop 2013

Tutors’ Workshop, June 2012

Tutor Training Workshop Edinburgh 2011



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[su_pullquote align=”right”]“I am now much more aware of how what I say during an interview affects its course and outcome. I think this course will affect all aspects of my practice.”


FY2 Workshop 2016

SE Scotland FY2 workshop April 2014

SE Scotland FY2 Workshop 2013

SE Scotland FY2 Evaluation 2012

SE Scotland FY2 Workshop 2011

SE Scotland FY2 Workshop 2010





EC4H Programme development

[su_pullquote align=”right”]“This was a really good course – used role play as a major teaching tool, with excellent impact. Having a group of consultants together allowed some of the unique challenges that we face to be addressed in a very supportive environment.”



NES Tutor Training Workshop Report, May 2011

NES Tutor Training Programme Development Report, April 2010

Consultant Course Development

SE Scotland Communication Education Programme Report, 2008