HD Certificated Course for Professionals

HD Certificated Course for Professionals


Jurys Inn Liverpool
31 Keel Wharf
L3 4FN


Tuesday 22nd May 2018


Thursday 24th May 2018

Cost: £265

The Huntington’s Disease Association wishes to invite you to attend our certificated course in HD. This is a unique opportunity to meet with fellow professionals in HD, to develop a deeper understanding of the illness, to share ideas and discuss the management of complex situations. On completion of the course, you will receive a certificate stating that you have undertaken training approved by the HDA to enhance your practice.

Learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate that you have a broad understanding of the effects of Huntington’s disease on the individual and family.
  • Outline the key issues that the course explores.
  • Explain why working with families affected by HD demonstrates many complex issues.
  • Show how it is possible to draw on the knowledge and understanding of others to promote your own learning and practice.
  • Develop skills in critical reflection and self analysis.
  • Develop long lasting relationships with others working in the field of HD.

Leading consultants from the field of HD will be covering topics such as: genetics, neuro-psychology, psychiatry, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and palliative care.

Following each formal presentation, the interaction either by questions or a case study which will encapsulate the topic covered and encourage participants to consider how Huntington’s disease impacts upon individuals and families.

To attend this unique event please download, complete and return the booking form below along with your payment. If you require invoicing please ensure that you include the name and address of where to send the invoice. Please note terms and conditions on the booking form.

On completion of the course a certificate of attendance from the Huntington’s Disease Association will be awarded to you.

The course will commence at 1.30 pm on 22nd May and finish approximately at 4.00 pm on 24th May 2018.

The cost of the course includes dinner on Tuesday 22nd, refreshments and lunch on Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th May 2018.

It is anticipated that this course will be over subscribed so places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

You will receive confirmation of place and directions to the venue at least two weeks before the event.

Closing date for applications has been extended until Friday 13th April. 

Accommodation is available, please see the booking form for more information.

Terms and conditions

If the delegate is unable attend a substitute is welcome to attend, please notify Head Office on Email: info@hda.org.uk or Tel: 0151 331 5444.

** Cancellations:** We do not accept cancellations after 23rd April 2018.

3 to 6 weeks before event date - 50% of total course cost
7 to 10 weeks before event date - £25 admin charge


If you have any questions please contact Head Office on 0151 331 5444 or info@hda.org.uk

Download the booking form here