Communication and Disability

Aims: To enable you to communicate effectively with people who have difficulty communicating.

 Objectives : Demonstrate an understanding of “communication”

  • Describe the role of the speech and language therapist within communication and how to access theservice
  • Identify when communication goes wrong
  • Demonstrate ways of communicating effectively with people who have difficulty communicating
  • Identify and use appropriate strategies and aids, to enable people to communicate decisions about their lives in line with the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


Candidate: All frontline staff working in health, housing and social care settings.


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ELC id number:4350 BIIAB approved edexcel approved HSE approved ILA approved REHIS approved SQA approved