This session is aimed at a specialist audience: trainee and practising counsellors. It looks at enhancing the effectiveness of counselling work with children, young people, and young adults who are on the autism spectrum.
This session is aimed at a specialist audience: trainee and practising counsellors. The session provides an introduction to the ways in which the law can impact on the practice of counsellors working with children and young people. The session looks at different ways in which the law can apply to working with this client group, and how this relates to ethics, policy and day-to-day practice. It also looks at different 'levels' of the law, such as Acts of Parliament, case law and codes of practice.
MindEd is a free educational resource on children and young people’s mental health for all adults.
Parents, and young people, are very welcome to use these resources but please be aware that MindEd has been designed for anyone working with children and young people.
Throughout the MindEd site we make use of images and videos. In all cases, except where specifically noted, these images and videos use actors and are not intended to represent any specific person.
MindEd is created by the following organisations and is funded by the Department of Health.
A course covering the responsibilities of both employers and employees in ensuring that facilities are safe for staff, patients and visitors. The course also covers how to manage risk and the procedures for reporting health and safety violations
Skills for Health launches the Core Skills Training Framework, offering for the first time the standardisation of statutory and mandatory training across the whole UK health sector. The framework is designed to improve patient safety and outcomes, promote quality and realise efficiencies.
These learning materials aim to explore mental health in later life. They will review the meaning of mental health, why it is an important part of overall well being and how it relates to successful ageing. They will also offer an overview of the different aspects of an older person's life and situation that impact on their mental health and the role that an individual and their family, the community they live in and wider society can play in promoting, or undermining, mental health.
This e-Learning course will enable you to:
Health e-Working is an e-learning resource for primary care professionals. It aims to improve their knowledge, skills and confidence when dealing with issues relating to work and health. The e-learning has been developed by a steering group led the Faculty of Occupational Medicine in partnership with the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Society of Occupational Medicine and e-Learning for Healthcare. It is part of the national Government-led, Health, Work and Well-being initiative which aims to improve the health and well-being of the working age people.
The project is delivered by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and e-Learning for Healthcare. Over 70 focused e-learning sessions are available to help improve knowledge and understanding, align attitudes and beliefs and increase skills in assessment and management for young people’s health outcomes.The modules have been divided into topics and sessions, pitched at differing levels to suit the educational needs of a variety of healthcare professionals working with adolescents.
In this unit you will learn how advances in genetics could change the way in which diseases are diagnosed and managed. The advent of predictive medicine, based on more detailed DNA profiling of individual genotypes using technologies like gene chips, rather than screening for one gene at a time, may shift the relationship between doctor and patient. People will be seeking advice on how to manage their susceptibilities or genetic risks, rather than looking for treatment for an already existing disorder. (OpenLearn SK195)
e-SRH, e-learning for Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, has been developed by the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) in partnership with e-Learning for Healthcare.e-SRH supports healthcare professionals in acquiring the relevant knowledge and competences needed for delivering sexual and reproductive healthcare (SRH) and some areas of enhanced care.e-SRH also forms the initial part of the training for the new Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare (DFSRH, formerly the DFFP) and the Letters of Competence in Subdermal Implants and Int