Stroke awareness study days

Aims

To enhance knowledge, skills and confidence in working with people affected by stroke and to raise awareness of the issues affecting people living with stroke.

Objectives

By the end of the study day participants will have:

  • Updated / refreshed knowledge about causes, complications and treatment of stroke.
  • Increased skills and confidence in stroke care and rehabilitation.

birthday4Course outline

  • What is a stroke?
  • Physical Management
  • Communication and swallowing
  • Psychology and stroke
  • How stroke affects function

Target audience

Social services, voluntary and private sector care staff with an interest in stroke care.

Course dates and how to book

Go to our booking form and details page for current dates and details on how to book, or contact:

Gillian Currie
Stroke Education Facilitator for Lothian & Borders
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
Third Floor
Rosebery House
9 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh
EH12 5EZ

Tel 0131225 6963

For general enquiries email: gillian.currie@chss.org.uk

To make a booking email: lothianstroketraining@chss.org.uk

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