Hi all, this is a challenge that many of us have to manage.
Leukaemia Care are co – hosting this webinar with Lymphoma Action to support patients with understanding and managing fatigue.
The aim of this participative ‘workshop’ session is to focus on the causes of fatigue (i.e. when it can occur in the pathway, why it occurs and how it may manifest and impact on you). The webinar will seek to empower you with coping strategies and information to better live with challenges fatigue can cause.
•Introduction: - Charlotte Martin Leukaemia Care, Advocacy Manager and Stephen Scowcroft Lymphoma Action, Director of Operations and External Affairs - Housekeeping - introduce the topic and speakers - overview of impact on fatigue on patients supported with patient experience survey data.
•Clinical Nurse specialist perspective: Angela Watts, Leukaemia Care Nurse Advisor, Senior Research Nurse, Russell's Hall Hospital, Dudley - When may fatigue occur in the disease pathway, how may this manifest and how do we support patients.
•Patient perspective: Colin Heyes, living with long term fatigue
•Practical session: Dr Anne Johnson, Consultant Occupational Therapist and Joint Clinical and Operational Lead of the Bath Centre for Fatigue Services - Understanding fatigue and developing coping strategies
•Discussion and Q & A