Assessment and Care Plans - course details

Assessment in the 'new world' of community care requires strong skills in strengths-based practice and solutions focused questioning techniques. This course provides wonderfully practical skills and resources to work in partnership with your service users through the Assessment process. You'll also learn how to make 'care plans' goal oriented or outcomes focused as required by the Home Care Standards.

Standards: 
HCS 2.2, 2.3
Topics covered:
  • Requirements the Home Care Standards
  • Sending 'enabling' or 'independence enhancing' messages
  • Effective questioning techniques using a solutions focused brief approach
  • Goal oriented or outcome focused care plans, supported by enabling strategies
Duration: 
Full day ONLY
Suitable for: 
Staff who develop independence consolidating or enhancing care plans
Prerequisites: 
none
Comments:
  • none