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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Working with Brain Injuries including Traumas

Duration : 1 days
Start Date : 15/01/2020
Time : 9:30am-4:00pm
Trainer : Keith Jones
Location : Caerphilly
Venue : Foxes Lane, Conference Room A,
3 Foxes Lane, Oakdale Business Park,
Blackwood Gwent,
NP12 4AB
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Learning Outcomes

Delegates will understand the nature of acquired brain injury (ABI) and why it is sometimes called a hidden disability'.

They will have a better understanding of the cognitive, psychological, behavioural and physical aspects of brain injury.

They will have experienced a simulation of themselves having a communication disorder of a type that is common following ABI.

They will have considered the impact that ABI has upon family and relatives

Pre-Requisites

None

Target Audience

The target group for these sessions will include Social Work Staff and Direct Care Staff working in Social Care.

This course has been completed