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Sexuality and Sexual Health for Individuals with a Learning Disability

A Care Quality Guide for health and social care staff and carers

Price: £9.95
Sexuality and Sexual Health for Individuals with a Learning Disability Care Quality Guide aims to help health and social care staff and carers refresh, develop or extend their learning in key areas of learning disability practice, and also condenses the information from the QCF unit LD 307 Principles of Supporting Individuals with a Learning Disability Regarding Sexuality and Sexual Health.
Author(s): Edited by Mike Benge
Sexuality and Sexual Health for Individuals with a Learning Disability care quality guide aims to help health and social care staff and carers refresh, develop or extend their learning in this key area of learning disability practice. Covering the core elements of the QCF unit LD307 Principles of Supporting Individuals with a Learning Disability Regarding Sexuality and Sexual Health, this convenient practice guide offers an engaging, value for money, accessible and flexible way of self-learning about sexuality and sexual health for individuals with a learning disability. The guide also contains a certificate of achievement and is CPD accredited.
Staff, managers and trainers in all health and social care organisations providing services to adults with learning disabilities and working to qualify staff on the QCF Framework.
ISBN: 9781910366172
Publication: 12 September 2014
Content:

Covering each of the five learning outcomes of the QCF unit LD307 Principles of Supporting Individuals with a Learning Disability Regarding Sexuality and Sexual Health, this guide contains the following: 

Introduction

Section 1: The development of human sexuality

Section 2: The sexual development of individuals with learning disabilities

Section 3: Issues of sexual health and how these can be supported

Section 4: The relevant legislation influencing the support of sexuality and sexual health for individuals with learning disabilities

Section 5: Supporting the sexual expression of an individual with a learning disability

References

Certificate of achievement

Resources

Useful contacts

You can work through the guide, section by section, completing the thinking activities as you go. The thinking activities and case studies will help you to apply your knowledge and relate it to working with the individuals you support.