EMPATHY & PERSPECTIVE: DISABILITY + DISORDERS
We are all born differently. Explore this topic to understand the different types of disabilities and disorders and grow your understanding of what it means and how you can support someone.
Read the information, watch the videos and complete the short courses. You can then log the time taken on your Dashboard as Professional Development hours.
WATCH THE FOLLOWING VIDEOS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS TOPIC:
CONSIDER TAKING ONE OF THESE SHORT COURSES:
CARING FOR OTHERS
Learn how to ensure the best care possible for every patient. Explore the latest research and advice on patient care, whilst gaining practical knowledge and skills - studying with leading universities and medical schools.
People of any age can have a learning disability. It may make it difficult for them to communicate their wishes and to be understood, which means that both mental capacity assessment and decision making on their behalf need to be done with particular care. This week you look at some of the features and needs of people with learning disabilities, and how they can be empowered to achieve a fulfilling life.