Specialists in Brain Injuries, Learning Disabilities and Autism
This course aims to give you a good understanding of the theory underlying Learning Disabilities and practical support strategies. The first day of the course focuses on the theory behind the core difficulties in Learning Disabilities. Day two focuses on practical advice and strategies to support individuals with Learning Disabilities. Key course content includes:
What is a Learning Disability?
Overview of the history of Learning Disabilities
Causes of Learning Disabilities
How Learning Disabilities are diagnosed
Supporting people with Learning Disabilities
Positive Behaviour Support planning
Due to the in-depth nature of this course, it is only available as a two-day course. If you are looking for an 'Introduction to Learning Disabilities', we also offer a shorter half or one-day course.
There will be a variety of training methods used on this course: