“Care for carers” Aider une personne âgée : un rôle à part entière. Conseils et soutien
Descripción del Curso
This course is entended for anyone engaged in a care relationship with older people in disability or dependency situations, whether formal or informal caregivers. This module is part of Care Campus, a unique partner ship of academic institutions companies cities and governemental agencies that aim to improve the quality of care of older citizens in Europe. This is a 4 modules self paced interactive course. The general goal of this module is to enable caregivers to continue carying out their carers role, by taking care of themselves and of the relationship. This course provide knowledge on the carer’s role and the care relationship, their potential impact on wellbeing, quality of life but also physical and mental health. It delivers key informations on the way to recognize and prevent stress, but also to reduce the risk of exhaustion and social isolation. Counselling is provided on time management and life-balance, as well as on finding help and support in your health care system.
At the end of this course you will be able to :
- Recognize the caracteristics of the carerelationship and the carer’s role
- Understand the potential consequences of this role on health and well being
- Reflect on strategies to prevent stress and exhaustion, and to better assume this role in preserving your filfe balance
- Find professional help in your own health care system and to build your own resource pack in order to maintain your role
Our course is set up over 4 disctincts sections, one every two weeks, with a total length of 8 weeks. It will take you between 1h00 and 2h00 to complete each section. It is an interactive course in which you can be asked about your exeprience, in an anonymous way. You can follow it at your own pace. Each section includes audio or video link which will take you through the key elements of each section. The course presents experts interviews but also caregiver’s of many countries testimonies. The script of the entire course is also avalaible, module by module. A reflective activity invites you to think about your own situation. Each section has a number of study activities, which allow you to test your knowledge but also to reflect on what you have discovered in each section. Interactive activities are proposed
This course is deliverer in English. Students may be comfortable in English language. Next year, the course will be available in many europeans languages, including French.
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