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    The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova, Dr Abigail Methley, Dr Mathijs Lucassen

    Mindfulness has grown in popularity in recent years but how exactly can we apply it and what misconceptions surround the practice? This article explores...

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    14 Jan 2021

  • The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it

    The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it Creative commons image Icon ID 88830118 © Keith A. Spangler | Dreamstime.com under Creative-Commons license New content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Jan 2021
    Mindfulness has grown in popularity in recent years but how exactly can we apply it and what misconceptions surround the practice? This article explores...
  • Advance Care Planning (ACP ) - Discuss, Decide, Document and Share

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova, Dr Erica Borgstrom, Amanda Whitehouse, Anna Kent, Miles Umney

    Advance Care Planning (ACP) is the process of thinking about, documenting and sharing one’s wishes, beliefs, values and preferences for one’s future care. This process is often captured in a document called an advance care plan. The plan and the...

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  • Advance Care Planning (ACP ) - Discuss, Decide, Document and Share

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Jan 2021
    Advance Care Planning (ACP) is the process of thinking about, documenting and sharing one’s wishes, beliefs, values and preferences for one’s future care....
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    Project 17

    Seventeen 17-year-olds tell us what they want from the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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    Updated 05 Jan 2021
    Seventeen 17-year-olds tell us what they want from the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
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    Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye

    By Dr Kerry Jones, Dr Sharon Mallon, Dr Erica Borgstrom

    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff working in care establishments, and how grief was reported in UK newspapers.  

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    20 mins

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    02 Dec 2020

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    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 02 Dec 2020
    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff...
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    Are you driven to distraction?

    By Dr Gemma Briggs, Dr Jim Turner

    Can you drive safely and work effectively at the same time? If you ever need to make your vehicle a mobile office, by having hands free phone conversations, how confident are you that neither your work, nor your driving suffers? 

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    10 Nov 2020

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    Can you drive safely and work effectively at the same time? If you ever need to make your vehicle a mobile office, by having hands free phone conversations,...
  • Life behind a mask

    By Dr Marina Cantarutti

    How has the way we communicate changed due to wearing a face mask? Dr Marina Cantarutti, Interactional Linguist and Research Associate at The Open University, shares her thoughts.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • Life behind a mask

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Nov 2020
    How has the way we communicate changed due to wearing a face mask? Dr Marina Cantarutti, Interactional Linguist and Research Associate at The Open...
  • Has COVID-19 changed the public perception of nursing?

    By Dr Rebecca Garcia

    Reflecting so far, 2020 and the unfortunate arrival of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has certainly given the Year of the Nurse, a unique position on the global health stage. Dr Rebecca Garcia, Lecturer in Nursing at The Open University, looks at the...

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    10 mins

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    09 Nov 2020

  • Has COVID-19 changed the public perception of nursing?

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Nov 2020
    Reflecting so far, 2020 and the unfortunate arrival of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has certainly given the Year of the Nurse, a unique position on the global...
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    What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Taj Fragene, a Consultant Anaesthetist, as he talks about race and COVID-19, plus the risks he faces.

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  • What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19?

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    Watch an interview with Taj Fragene, a Consultant Anaesthetist, as he talks about race and COVID-19, plus the risks he faces.
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    What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Sophie Hogg, a Paediatric Nurse, as she reveals the hardest moments of her career, plus her future ambitions.

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    09 Nov 2020

  • What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19?

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    Watch an interview with Sophie Hogg, a Paediatric Nurse, as she reveals the hardest moments of her career, plus her future ambitions.
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    What's it like being an ITU Matron during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Deny Chacko, an ITU Matron, as he discusses the difficulties faced due to COVID-19, plus the satisfaction he gets from his profession.

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    09 Nov 2020

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    Watch an interview with Deny Chacko, an ITU Matron, as he discusses the difficulties faced due to COVID-19, plus the satisfaction he gets from his...

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  • Creative commons image Icon ID 88830118 © Keith A. Spangler | Dreamstime.com under Creative-Commons license

    The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova, Dr Abigail Methley, Dr Mathijs Lucassen

    Mindfulness has grown in popularity in recent years but how exactly can we apply it and what misconceptions surround the practice? This article explores...

    New content

    Read now: The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Jan 2021

  • The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it

    The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it Creative commons image Icon ID 88830118 © Keith A. Spangler | Dreamstime.com under Creative-Commons license New content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Jan 2021
    Mindfulness has grown in popularity in recent years but how exactly can we apply it and what misconceptions surround the practice? This article explores...
  • Advance Care Planning (ACP ) - Discuss, Decide, Document and Share

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova, Dr Erica Borgstrom, Amanda Whitehouse, Anna Kent, Miles Umney

    Advance Care Planning (ACP) is the process of thinking about, documenting and sharing one’s wishes, beliefs, values and preferences for one’s future care. This process is often captured in a document called an advance care plan. The plan and the...

    Updated content

    Read now: Advance Care Planning (ACP ) - Discuss, Decide, Document and Share about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jan 2021

  • Advance Care Planning (ACP ) - Discuss, Decide, Document and Share

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Jan 2021
    Advance Care Planning (ACP) is the process of thinking about, documenting and sharing one’s wishes, beliefs, values and preferences for one’s future care....
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    Project 17

    Seventeen 17-year-olds tell us what they want from the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

    Learn more: Project 17

    Radio Programme

    Updated on:

    05 Jan 2021

  • Project 17

    Updated 05 Jan 2021
    Seventeen 17-year-olds tell us what they want from the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
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    Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye

    By Dr Kerry Jones, Dr Sharon Mallon, Dr Erica Borgstrom

    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff working in care establishments, and how grief was reported in UK newspapers.  

    Read now: Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye about Managing projects through people

    Article

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Dec 2020

  • Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye

    Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 38319189 © Marcel De Grijs | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 02 Dec 2020
    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff...
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    Are you driven to distraction?

    By Dr Gemma Briggs, Dr Jim Turner

    Can you drive safely and work effectively at the same time? If you ever need to make your vehicle a mobile office, by having hands free phone conversations, how confident are you that neither your work, nor your driving suffers? 

    Take part now: Are you driven to distraction? about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Nov 2020

  • Are you driven to distraction?

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Are you driven to distraction? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Nov 2020
    Can you drive safely and work effectively at the same time? If you ever need to make your vehicle a mobile office, by having hands free phone conversations,...
  • Life behind a mask

    By Dr Marina Cantarutti

    How has the way we communicate changed due to wearing a face mask? Dr Marina Cantarutti, Interactional Linguist and Research Associate at The Open University, shares her thoughts.

    Read now: Life behind a mask about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • Life behind a mask

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Nov 2020
    How has the way we communicate changed due to wearing a face mask? Dr Marina Cantarutti, Interactional Linguist and Research Associate at The Open...
  • Has COVID-19 changed the public perception of nursing?

    By Dr Rebecca Garcia

    Reflecting so far, 2020 and the unfortunate arrival of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has certainly given the Year of the Nurse, a unique position on the global health stage. Dr Rebecca Garcia, Lecturer in Nursing at The Open University, looks at the...

    Read now: Has COVID-19 changed the public perception of nursing? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • Has COVID-19 changed the public perception of nursing?

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Nov 2020
    Reflecting so far, 2020 and the unfortunate arrival of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has certainly given the Year of the Nurse, a unique position on the global...
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Taj Fragene, a Consultant Anaesthetist, as he talks about race and COVID-19, plus the risks he faces.

    Watch now: What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19? about Managing projects through people

    Video

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19?

    Featuring: Video Video
    What's it like being a Consultant Anaesthetist during COVID-19? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Updated 09 Nov 2020
    Watch an interview with Taj Fragene, a Consultant Anaesthetist, as he talks about race and COVID-19, plus the risks he faces.
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Sophie Hogg, a Paediatric Nurse, as she reveals the hardest moments of her career, plus her future ambitions.

    Watch now: What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19? about Managing projects through people

    Video

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19?

    Featuring: Video Video
    What's it like being a Paediatric Nurse during COVID-19? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Updated 09 Nov 2020
    Watch an interview with Sophie Hogg, a Paediatric Nurse, as she reveals the hardest moments of her career, plus her future ambitions.
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    What's it like being an ITU Matron during COVID-19?

    Watch an interview with Deny Chacko, an ITU Matron, as he discusses the difficulties faced due to COVID-19, plus the satisfaction he gets from his profession.

    Watch now: What's it like being an ITU Matron during COVID-19? about Managing projects through people

    Video

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2020

  • What's it like being an ITU Matron during COVID-19?

    Featuring: Video Video
    What's it like being an ITU Matron during COVID-19? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Updated 09 Nov 2020
    Watch an interview with Deny Chacko, an ITU Matron, as he discusses the difficulties faced due to COVID-19, plus the satisfaction he gets from his...