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Promoting Your Clients' Independence

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Promoting Your Clients' Independence

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CARE106

Keeping clients as independent as possible is a cornerstone of good care. Learn how to maintain your clients' independence, while also providing care when needed. This course covers topics of skin care and positioning for more dependent clients, too.


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Course Information:
  • Credit Hours: 1
  • Online Training Course
  • Understand Each Client’s Unique Abilities
  • Employ Techniques for Restoring Independence
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Promoting Your Clients' Independence Info:

Keeping clients as independent as possible is a cornerstone of good care. Learn how to maintain your clients' independence, while also providing care when needed. This 1 hour course covers topics of skin care and positioning for more dependent clients, too.

After completing this lesson, the student will be able to: promote independence while helping clients; understand each client’s unique abilities; employ techniques for restoring independence; use adaptive tools to promote independence; promote mobility with clients; understand the needs of aging and dependent individuals; and deliver care that focuses on a client’s abilities rather than disabilities.

Course Outline
  • Promoting Client Independence
  • Learning the difference between helping and promoting independence.
  • Importance of understanding client’s unique abilities.
  • Abilities change daily, techniques for restoring independence.
  • Promoting independence in body positioning and skin care
  • Basic positions: Supine, semi-supine position, prone position, side-lying position
  • Promoting independence in feeding and daily care, using adaptive tools in feeding
  • Importance of patience and allowing time.
  • Training for increased toileting independence.
  • Ambulation and extremities.
  • Skills from therapists, gaining strength daily, Taking extra steps, Preventing swelling, Anti-embolism stockings. using new equipment.


Instructor

Sharon K. Brothers, MSW

Sharon Brothers has been involved in education, writing, management and consulting for a wide range of care-related programs and services. She is currently CEO of the Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) which encompasses the brands: aQuire Training Solutions, Medifecta, CarePro and EasyCEU. Sharon received her Masters degree in Social Work from the University of British Columbia in 1980 and has since spent her professional career in the health care industry, developing and operating four assisted living communities for over 18 years. Sharon's leadership of the IPCed team is based on the concept of building a company that prepares the next generation to provide care to seniors, using the very best practices in e-learning and technology.

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Promoting Your Clients' Independence

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