Building a Culture of Compassion

June 10, 2014 at 12:59 pm

Development day for Clinical Team at Towngate House IPS On 28th January 2014, the whole of the clinical team at Towngate House IPS, (part of the rehab and recovery service) had a development day. Nursing staff, Health support staff, Medical staff, and OT staff, spent the day reviewing and reflecting […]

6C bingo and courage at Leeds Gender Identity Service

June 10, 2014 at 12:58 pm

6C bingo and courage at Leeds Gender Identity Service Take a look at the following advertisement to help nurses to think about the 6 Cs: “Have you ever tried to work out what your role as a nurse is?  The 6 Cs can help.  If you are ever feeling lost about […]

How observed practice can demonstrate the 6Cs

June 3, 2014 at 2:05 pm

For some time, Allied Health Professionals have been using observed practice to develop their practice. It involves thinking about what areas we would like to improve upon and asking someone to help us in this quest by observing an area of practice, then giving constructive feedback. Many who have used […]

Commitment, Compassion, Courage, Care, Communication and Competence

February 10, 2014 at 11:23 am

Compassion in Practice was first presented as the new three year vision and strategy for nursing, midwifery and care staff  on the 4th December 2012. The 6Cs as it’s widely known has been in place for a little over one year and many trusts are using its framework to improve […]