This Huntington’s Disease Awareness course has been designed to assist care workers to understand and work alongside people living with this disease.

The course provides the opportunity for a greater understanding of Huntington’s Disease and enables trained staff to build relationships and offer practical help through person centred care.
The aims of this course are to enable attendees to understand: what Huntington’s Disease is; identify features of Huntington’s; know the reasons behind the disease; identify the role as a carer; help promote independence for your client; identify and help assist with your clients daily living.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Understanding Huntington’s Disease
  • Looking at the cause of Huntington’s
  • Symptoms and their progression
  • The role of the carer
  • Person centred approach
  • Treatments

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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