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Nov 14th 2016

Foundations for Assisting in Home Care (Coursera)

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This course is intended as a self-study course for those interested in exploring a career as a Home Health Aide or Personal Care Aide.

Syllabus

Week 1: Course Information Documents

Week 2: Module 1 - Introduction to Home Health Care

Week 3: Module 2 - Working Effectively with Home Care Clients

Week 4: Module 3 - Working with the Elderly

Week 5: Module 4 - Working with Children

Week 6: Module 5 - Working with People Who Are Mentally Ill

Week 7: Module 6 - Working with People with Developmental Disabilities

Week 8: Module 7 - Working with People with Physical Disabilities

Week 9: Module 8 - Food, Nutrition, and Meal Preparation

Week 10: Module 9 - Family Spending and Budgeting

Week 11: Module 10 - Care of the Home and Personal Belongings

Week 12: Module 11 - Safety and Injury Prevention

Week 13: Module 12 - Personal Care