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Positive approaches to behaviour support for people with disability: Adult client services

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?                                                               

This course is available:         

  • for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees only

Why choose this course?

This course is for employees who support individuals who may display behaviours of concern including Disability Support Practitioners, Accommodation and Respite Managers and Lifestyle Support managers.  You will be provided with information about positive approaches to behaviour support and have the opportunity to discuss and apply the concepts using case studies and structured activities. This is essential knowledge to understand and implement CPA’s policy regarding Restricted Practice and the Authorisation process. .

What content does the program cover?

The course will provide the participants with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in:

  • Identifying behaviours of concern and their possible function.
  • Using a person centred approach to understand the person, their lifestyle and the environment in which they live.
  • Understanding, implementing and monitoring behavioural strategies developed to support individuals who display behaviours of concern.
  • Understanding the principles governing the use of Restricted Practices and the Restricted Practice Authorisation process including the roles and responsibilities of staff/managers in the process.

Course completion requires:

The assessment for this learning activity is contained within group activities and discussions.

What is the cost?

There is no cost for this course.

How long is the course?

Duration: 1 day

Time:  Please see scheduled times or enquire below.

Where can I get more information?

Contact:  Training Alliance team
Email:      training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone:     +61 2 9975 8715

Cancellation conditions apply

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Wed 06 Jun 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Croudace Bay Register
Wed 11 Jul 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register
Wed 05 Sep 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Allambie Register
Wed 17 Oct 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register
Wed 07 Nov 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Croudace Bay Register
Mon 03 Dec 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register