A unique programme to develop your knowledge of positive behaviour support and its use for supporting people with intellectual disabilities, particularly those with additional complex needs. It will develop your understanding of functional behavioural assessment and you'll learn practical skills by carrying out behavioural assessment.
There is also the opportunity to design, implement and evaluate positive behaviour support interventions to improve quality of life and promote wellbeing in individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Minimum 2:2 honours degree, typically in nursing, psychology, social work, or other relevant social sciences, OR comparable professional qualifications. At least three years relevant experience within the health and social care sector working (paid or voluntary) with people with intellectual disabilities.
All applicants must have a current role in services for people with intellectual disabilities.
College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences
Health and Wellbeing