Social assistance graduate studies – Disability and mental disorders

Vocational training

This course focuses on providing insight into the needs and circumstances of individuals with various impairments leading to disabilities. The protection of the rights of disabled people is introduced, including the role and services of interest groups that are available. Field trips are taken and concepts such as organized procedure and visual daily organization are introduced. Methods to support and enhance the social skills of the service user are presented. Students are taught to use switch gear and computers. User controlled personal assistance (NPA) will be presented by a service user.

This course is for social assistants in Efling and is free of charge.

The course takes place at Mímir at Höfðabakki 9.

Register at Efling by phone at 510 7500 or by email at efling@efling.is

The course is taught in Icelandic.

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