This CPD approved Learning Disability Awareness Course will look at the types of learning disabilities. It will cover how to take a person centered approach to care, how to effectively meet the needs of the individual and will also touch on opportunities and safeguarding.
Learning disabilities, however they are acquired, are lifelong.
They are neurological disabilities and as such affect how an individual understands and remembers information, how they learn and communicate.
People can be born with learning disabilities or they may acquire them later in life.
There are many differing types of learning difficulty and they can exhibit in many different ways and with many different characteristics.
This Learning Disability Awareness course will start by giving you an overview of some of the common types and causes of learning disabilities and how they affect people.
It will touch on how a person centered approach to care will get the best results and look at how management must perform. Additionally, it will look at the needs of the individual.
It will also discuss overcoming the stigma attached to learning disabilities and much more.
Duration: 50 minutes
The Learning Disability Awareness course is recommended and approved by the following bodies: