About Arakelian Programmes Limited

For over ten years Arakelian Programmes Ltd (APL) has provided the NHS with a hugely successful intercultural adaptation programme for international nurses. Catharine began this work at Oxford Brookes University where she was a Senior Lecturer.

In 2008 APL continues to provide the health sector with bespoke induction programmes for international staff. We have designed programmes for pharmacists, mental health nurses, diagnostic and therapeutic radiographers, specialist nurses (theatres, renal, cardiac ), for doctors and consultants. Catharine designed for Oxfordshire Skills Escalator Centre, a workplace-based ESOL programme and materials, Bitesize English, for support workers in hospitals. APL publishes the Hospital English series of communication skills handbooks for nurses.

Client list includes: Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals Trust, University Hospitals of Leicester Trust, Papworth Foundation Trust, Worcester Mental Health Trust, Oxfordshire Mental Health Trust.

NewDementiaCare is the umbrella name for the training and consultancy provision we offer in the social care sector.

New Dementia Care