6 hours teaching (7 Hour day to include breaks).
Without effective support, individuals within care settings can develop sedentary lifestyles, resulting in challenging behaviours arising through boredom and frustration. With our Person-Centred Engagement course, participants will develop the knowledge and tools needed to keep supported individuals active and engaged with the world around them.
To understand the definition and principles of “Person-Centred Engagement” and why it is an essential part of any care environment.
To recognise the signs and dangers of supported individuals losing interactivity with the world around them.
To recognise tools and strategies that are available to encourage supported individuals to improve their level of engagement.
To improve verbal and non-verbal communication with supported individuals to better meet their needs.
To appreciate the importance of involving supported individuals in their care planning.