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Learning Disability Awareness

Those attending will learn a range of learning disabilities and how they are manifested. The skills required to support those with a person with a learning disability and ensure a person centred care approach is undertaken.

Outcomes 

At the end of the session learners will be able to:

  • Identify types of learning disabilities and how they affect that individual
  • Describe the supporting services that are available to people with a learning disability and how they can be accessed
  • Explain how carers can promote the rights of all individuals including those with a learning disability

Course Content:

  • Differentiating between learning disability and learning difficulty
  • Types of learning disabilities and how these may be manifested
  • How a learning disability can affects that person’s health; education; communication; social interaction and employment
  • Support services available
  • Relevant legislation appropriate to the care of those with learning disabilities
  • Essential skills required of those working with people with a learning disability

 

Duration:     3 hours

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