London School of Hygiene

Free Online Course: Integrated Healthcare for Children with Developmental Disabilities

Event Date

Monday, November 4th, 8:00am

Course Outline:

Over this 3 week course, you will explore how to deliver appropriate, high-quality healthcare for children with development disabilities.
 
By the end of the course you will able to:

  • Describe developmental disability and the impact of impairment on children and their families
  • Explain how early intervention can improve long-term outcomes for children with developmental disabilities
  • Identify the specialist and general healthcare needs of children with developmental disabilities
  • Investigate the barriers and solutions to improve a child’s access to healthcare services
  • Explore the importance of working in equal partnership with children and their families
  • Reflect on the broader needs and fundamental rights of children with developmental disabilities
  • Discuss how to collaborate with other service providers

 
Join the conversation on social media: Use the hashtag #FLhealthchilddisability to join social media conversations from across the globe.
 
Register for the course here: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/children-with-developmental-disabilities