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Enabling care staff to relate to older communication disabled people.

Bryan, K and Maxim, J (1998) Enabling care staff to relate to older communication disabled people. Int J Lang Commun Disord, 33 Sup. pp. 121-125.

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The need for staff training and support within the residential sector is now recognised but there are many limitations on implementation. Surveys have revealed high proportions of residents with communication disorders and care staff are likely to be expected to cope with a range of complex communication problems (Bryan and Drew 1989). This presentation will discuss a number of recent initiatives that address staff training and support in this care sector.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
Bryan, K
Maxim, J
Date : 1998
Uncontrolled Keywords : Aged, Caregivers, Communication Disorders, Disabled Persons, Education, Continuing, Home Care Services, Humans, Middle Aged
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 28 Mar 2017 14:09
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 14:44

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