Learning disabilities courses
Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities (3 hours or 6 hours):

Aims: This course is designed to provide the learners with a better understanding of the most common types of learning disabilities (LD's). The course can also be bespoke to a particular learning disability or a range LD's. Learners will be required to complete a range of activities during the session.

Objectives:

  • Identify the different types of LD's

  • Examine the effects of discrimination on people with LD's.

  • Discuss how communicating with severe LD's may presents challenges.

  • Differentiate between learning disability and learning difficulty.

  • Explain how to employ an approach that is person centred to improve the quality of life for someone with LD's.