The Centre has many years of experience in the training of care providers and in team supervision. It offers numerous opportunities to acquire and update knowledge in the field of psycho-oncology. The trainers have in-depth expertise in patient-care provider communication training.
Inter-University Certificate in Psycho-Oncology
The CPO contributes to the Inter-University Certificate in Psycho-Oncology organized by the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) in partnership with the Universities of Liège and Mons. The certificate course is for holders of a Degree or Master’s in Psychology and Doctors specializing in psychiatry working in healthcare with clinical experience in psycho-oncology and/or interns in this field....See more
Each academic year, two weekend meet-ups are arranged with international psycho-oncology experts. Over the two days, experts in issues relating to psycho-oncology share their work, expertise and clinical and research experience. The weekend programmes are packed with stimulating and lively discussion to help develop clinical thinking and practiceSee more
Training in oncology communication
These training sessions are intended for care providers with practical experience in oncology and their purpose is to help them develop behaviours that facilitate communication with cancer patients and those close to them in emotional contexts. All the training sessions are centred around practical application by the participants and include theoretical information and role play situations.See more
Supervision services for care providers
Regular supervision services are offered for all oncology care providers, either individually or in groups or teams, to support them in providing complex care services. The supervision sessions focus on transmission of theoretical knowledge, intervention strategies to be integrated into clinical practice and emotional support to help care providers cope better with difficulties encountered when...See more