Stroke Modular Training

Course Provider: Stroke Association

Course Administrator: Julie Morris

Aim

Module 1 - Day 1 – Stroke Fundamentals and Recovery            

Module 2 - Day 2 – Supporting Life After Stroke

Module 3 - Day 3 – Stroke Prevention and Holistic Management

The modular training covers the fundamentals of what a stroke is and how you can support the recovery of the stroke survivors. The course covers the detail of the National Stroke Strategy and how you can promote life after stroke through prevention, recovery, rehabilitation and support to end of life care.

The training modules that comprise of days 1, 2 & 3 have been developed and mapped against the QCF framework. Attendance of all three courses will contribute towards credits for the QCF Level 2.

Module Date Venue Times  
3 12th September 2017 Committee Room 2, Neuadd Brycheiniog Brecon 10.00am - 4.00pm  
3 20th September 2017 NPTC Campus, Coleg Powys, Llanidloes Road, Newtown 10.00am - 4.00pm  

Key Learning Outcomes

Module 1 - Stroke Fundamentals & Recovery

  • Stroke Fundamentals – what a stroke is, what causes it and the range of effects
  • Recovery and Reablement
  • Swallowing Post Stroke
  • Supporting Communication post stroke
  • The Psychological Impact of Stroke on the person, family and friends

Module 2 - Supporting Life After Stroke

  • Stroke Care Pathway
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Physical Needs and Effects Of Stroke On Daily Living
  • Family Relationships
  • Cognitive Effects

Module 3 - Stroke Prevention & Holistic Management

  • Stroke Prevention
  • Stroke and End of Life Care
  • Advocacy Skills
  • Holistic Assessment
  • Goal Setting

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given
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