Adults Support Worker E-Course

Adults Support Worker E-Course

Lead Academy

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This comprehensive course is suitable for anyone looking to improve their job prospects or aspiring to accelerate their career in this sector and want to gain in-depth knowledge of adults counselling.
Course Curriculum:
About the course
  • About your tutor
  • About your course
Introduction to Psychology of older age
  • What is “Developmental Psychology”?
  • What is “Gerontology”?
  • What we consider as “Old Age”
  • What is “ageing” and how it happens
Psychology of the older
  • Common stereotypes of older people
  • How stereotyping affects older people
  • Life stages and theories
  • What do we look forward to in our older age?
Mental health and old age
  • Memory-related issues
  • Learning disabilities
  • Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • Chronic illness and disabilities
  • Substance abuse (addictions)

The quality of life
  • What is the quality of life
  • Loneliness factors in the elderly population
  • Coping with grief and bereavement
  • Mild and severe depression
  • Fear of dying (“death anxiety”)

Improving health and wellbeing
  • The effects of exercising
  • Is it worth eating “healthy” in older age?
  • What else affects “health” and “wellbeing”?

Caring for older people 

Certification: On successful completion of the course, you will be eligible to obtain a verifiable certificate as proof of your new qualification. This means that you/your employer can verify your qualification through Lead Academy website. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version at a cost of £10, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £24.(Payable at lead Academy Website)

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