Wellbeing training and education


We have designed interactive courses with ICU staff in mind.

The following short courses will run throughout 2021:-

To book a course click here and for any further information please contact Charlie.Bearne@ics.ac.uk


Psychoeducational courses


We have designed a series of psychoeducational courses tailored specifically to ICU staff and their clinical experiences. These are delivered online and facilitated live by trained psychologists. The events will be run for free throughout 2021. ICU staff of all professions can sign up for the modules below.


ICU Aware

This course is about stress awareness for managers. You’ll learn how to recognise stress in staff you manage and respond quickly and effectively. Up to 30 places will be available for each session.

Duration - 1.5 hours
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ICU Share

This course is about recognition of stress in the team and team approaches to supporting each other. Up to 30 places will be available for each session.

Duration - 1.5 hours
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ICU Protect

Here you’ll learn how to manage your stress in ICU. Explore stress awareness and self-care techniques in greater detail in intensive care staff. Up to 30 places will be available for each session.

Duration - 1.5 hours 
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ICU Engage

This course is about helping you to prevent burnout and to reconnect with your core purpose at work. It tackles the problems of burnout and disengagement. Up to 30 places will be available for each session.

Duration - 3.5 hours + 30 minute break
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ICU Sustain

This course involves closed group across four sessions about managing the psychological impact of working in ICU. It provides group psychoeducation and self-management of repeated exposure to trauma and its impact, to help you make sense of your experiences. These sessions will be run in closed groups of 6 – 10 members.

Duration - 4 x 1.5 hour sessions
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Additional courses


Peer support

We are also running a Peer Support training programme. For details, please contact: charlie.bearne@ics.ac.uk.

ICU leadership 

A 5 day course over 6 months. Designed for Clinical Directors, Band 8 nurse managers, AHP managers. Arranging our first course for Spring 2021. Please express your interest via Charlie.Bearne@ics.ac.uk