Cultural and Spiritual Considerations in ACP

This micro skills course considers individual, cultural and spiritual care influences within the context of advance care planning (ACP).

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Association of Palliative Medicine

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Discuss the person-centred approach and its relevance to advance care planning (ACP)
  3. Describe the role of cultural and spiritual factors within the ACP process
  4. Reflect upon your own core values and how they may impact on how you might interact with patients who have very different
  5. and preferences
  6. Analyse case studies which illustrate the influence of personal, spiritual and cultural factors in ACP
  7. Discuss the contribution of the multidisciplinary team in highlighting patients€™ personal, cultural and spiritual needs

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.