Aged Care: Disability and Ageing

Professional Courses

7 CPD

All Specialties

Members $95
Non-members $190
Lunch and refreshments provided

Join us for this interactive seminar that explores all aspects of Disability and Ageing in aged care.

This seminar will cover:

  • Disability
  • Overview- types of disability
  • Some statistics
  • Key impacts of disability
  • Disability as diversity
  • Individuality
  • Ability
  • Perceptions & attitudes
  • Congenital & acquired disability
  • History & evolution
  • Key models of disability
  • Cross-sector changes
  • Discrimination
  • Overview – NDIS
  • Some best practice support approaches
  • Minimising the power differential
  • Nursing outside the “medical model”
  • Abuse
  • Advocacy