Sexual relationships and cancer

Course ID: 68

Suitable for: Macmillan Professionals

Duration: 6 hours
Format: E-Learning
Level: Foundation
Focusing on core knowledge and skills, and looking at how to apply some of the learning in your workplace.

Living with the impact of cancer
Equip yourself with the vital skills you need to strengthen your relationships with people living with or beyond cancer and help them to self-manage more effectively.

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The insights into how to talk to patients about the issues surrounding sexuality and cancer.

This toolkit is a platform upon which to collate examples of good practice.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand how cancer and its treatments can affect sexuality.
  • Explore how to use the PLISSIT model, developed for the behavioural treatment of sexual problems.
  • Consider how a range of cancer treatments impact men and women.
  • Explore case studies to understand the range of issues that can occur.

Course Audience

Any Macmillan professional