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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



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