This valuable new self-study guide, Supporting People with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities, will help support staff and others to understand and respond to the complex and holistic needs of people with profound and multiple learning disabilities. Written by expert trainers and practitioners in the field, it will help to develop knowledge in how to support, communicate, engage and develop appropriate strategies to provide effective, meaningful support.
The guide includes key knowledge, case studies, reflective exercises, learning points and video clips to enable staff to study at their own pace as part of their continuing professional development or to support any qualifying training in the field.
A copy of the self-study guide mirrors the trainer’s guidelines from the Supporting People with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities training pack, and therefore provides the background information needed to run the training in a convenient format. It also provides a self-study route through the content, guiding the reader through the materials and when to watch particular videos and do the various exercises and activities, to encourage independent thinking and learning