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Communication skills: overview of communication skills in social work

Part of e-Learning courses

This e-learning resource introduces the breadth and complexity of communication skills in social work. This resource will further your understanding of: the principles of effective communication as a two or more way process (underpinned by values such as participation and inclusion); how context shapes communication and can facilitate or impede effective communication within the social work role and task.

Communication skills: communicating in challenging situations

Part of e-Learning courses

This resource looks at what we mean by the term ‘challenging situations’ and explores in particular the communication difficulties that can be encountered when people feel guarded and defensive, perhaps because they feel threatened in some way.  Using a case study you will work through some of the more advanced communication skills needed in these situations.

Poverty, parenting and social exclusion: what resources can you access to help you support families?

Part of e-Learning courses

Research on families involved with child protection services in the UK reveals that many share the common experiences of living on a low income, suffering housing difficulties, and social isolation. The children and families experiencing these factors may often feel that they have few choices available to help them. This e-learning resource explores the complex issues that often surround these children and families. Through a case study, you will have the chance to reflect on an assessment of possible neglect and support services that could be of assistance to them. You can then compare your reflections with the findings of the social workers who undertook the assessment and find out more about the possible services available to the family.

Interprofessional and inter-agency collaboration (IPIAC): an introduction to interprofessional and inter-agency collaboration

Part of e-Learning courses

One of a series of e-learning resources which explore the nature of interprofessional and inter-agency collaboration (IPIAC) and improving collaborative practice. The interactive resource uses audio, video and interactive technology to examine the nature of collaboration, why it is important, its purposes and its growing place in policy and practice. Those using care services and carers also talk about their experiences of effective and ineffective collaboration.

Interprofessional and inter-agency collaboration (IPIAC): the practitioner, the agency and inter-agency collaboration

Part of e-Learning courses

One of a series of e-learning resources which explore the nature of interprofessional and inter-agency collaboration (IPIAC) and improving collaborative practice. This interactive resource uses audio, video and interactive technology to examine how agencies shape professional roles and supply key resources, the interdependence of agencies and professionals, and the importance of inter-agency collaboration in supporting and safeguarding service users. The agency and inter-agency aspects of collaboration are discussed using the situation of an older man, Norman Grant and the agencies supporting him. Mr Grant’s changing health and circumstances show that flexible and systematic inter-agency collaboration are indispensable to effective support and safeguarding.

Dementia e-learning: common difficulties and how to help

Part of e-Learning courses

One of a series of e-learning resources from the Open Dementia e-learning programme which aims provides a general introduction to the dementia and the experience of living with dementia. This module explains how dementia affects each individual differently. It then looks at four common areas of difficulty faced by people with dementia and describes practical strategies that can be used to assist with difficulties. It draws attention to the fact that many difficulties faced by people with dementia not caused by damage to the brain, but by other factors. The resource contains audio and video.

Dementia e-learning: positive communication

Part of e-Learning courses

One of a series of e-learning resources which aims provides a general introduction to the dementia and the experience of living with dementia. This module looks communicating with a person with dementia, at some of the difficulties that can arise, and how to overcome them. It covers helping a person with dementia understand our message; helping a person with dementia make themselves understood; communicating with people experiencing a different reality and the importance of non-verbal communication. The resource contains audio and video. The Dementia e-learning resources were originally released with the title of 'The Open Dementia e-learning programme'.

Dementia e-learning: what causes dementia?

Part of e-Learning courses

One of a series of e-learning resources from the Open Dementia e-learning programme which aims provides a general introduction to the dementia and the experience of living with dementia. This module covers: the different types of dementia and the key characteristics of each; the different areas of the brain and how dementia affects these areas; and factors that are known to increase or lessen the risk of dementia. This resource contains audio and video.

Dementia e-learning: living with dementia

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One of a series of e-learning resources from the Open Dementia e-learning programme which provides a general introduction to the dementia and the experience of living with dementia. This module aims to increase understanding of  the person with dementia as a unique individual and the importance of knowing their background and life history. It also covers the need to be aware of the abilities people with a dementia retain, how dementia impacts on families, friends and community and the support that is needed.

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