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Become a Trainer: Child and Adolescent Learning Disabilities awareness for...
Thu 20 April 2017, 09:30 – 15:00 BST
What will the course and training provide?
The course will provide and increase understanding, confidence and awareness in communicating with young people with learning disabilities, how to assess initial risk, plan and manage processes in GP practices.
You will also gain an understanding of the factors that lead to behaviour disturbance, gain skills in assessing and managing challenging behaviours in young people and understand the relationship between learning disabilities and mental health.
At the end of the course, you will be confident in delivering child and adolescents learning disabilities awareness training across GP practices.
What are the pre-requisites to attend the course?
Background, knowledge and active working experience with children and services is highly recommended.
Must be currently working within the London geographical region
Become a trainer sessions are open to those working in primarycare, local authority, education and social health care settings.
What is required from me following training?
Following training, you will be required to deliver a minimum of three training sessions to GP practices /MDT cluster teams per year in your locality across London
Attendance is free and by registration only on a first come first serve basis
There are only 30 spaces available, a max of 3 delegates per CCG locality.
For more information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Session will be delivered by:
Dr Kala Shanmugananda and Dr Bini Thomas from North East London NHS Foundation Trust