Award in Mental Health Issues related to the Elderly Person
Course Duration: 15 hours - 3 hours
This module is intended to explore the mental challenges that older adults face as part of their development (dementia, Parkinson's’, depression, anxiety etc.), and how carers should best support patients that are dealing with these added obstacles.
During this module, our students will:
Analyse the mental conditions present amongst the elderly population.
Learn the necessary skills to aid their patients to cope with these added challenges.
Learn how to provide a person-centred approach when looking after their patients.
Learn how to collaborate with other health care professionals to provide the best service possible.
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