Social Worker / Manager (Adults), Substance Misuse Worker / Manager
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This course covers the legal framework for self-neglect and how this relates to own role. The indicators, symptom and long-term effects of self-neglect are discussed. Case studies are used to explore the challenges of working with people that self-neglect including people that are hard to engage. Case studies are also used to identify thresholds for action around safeguarding.
This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.
To understand best practice in working with self neglect
List the legal framework that applies to self neglect
Describe the signs, symptoms and long-term effects of neglect
State research findings and good practice relevant to neglect