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Improving Health Assessments for People with an Intellectual Disability

Trinity College Dublin

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About

Learn how to improve healthcare for people with intellectual disabilities with the Improving Health Assessments for People with an Intellectual Disability course of Trinity College Dublin designed for healthcare professionals.

Overview

Learn how to support people with intellectual disability in health assessments

Detecting poor health and supporting people with an intellectual disability in managing their health can be challenging for healthcare professionals.

During this course, you will gain valuable knowledge that you can transfer into your daily practice on how to include people with an intellectual disability in health assessments.

You will expand your knowledge through information and techniques underpinned by the world-leading longitudinal study on ageing and intellectual disability, the IDS-TILDA study.

Programme Structure

The course is structured into three weeks:

  • Week 1: Health and wellbeing challenges for people with an intellectual disability
  • Week 2: Best practices in communicating with people with an intellectual disability in health assessment
  • Week 3: Performing a health assessment for people with an intellectual disability

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for healthcare professionals, healthcare workers, and care supporters working with people with an intellectual disability. 
  • You do not need any prior experience as the course is designed to be usable by all levels of healthcare professionals.

Tuition Fee

  • For free: Access to this course for 5 weeks
  • For $69: Unlimited access to this course

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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