11. Sep Kl — 12:50

Social assistance graduate studies – Disability and mental disorders

— Mímir, Höfðabakka 9 — 11. Sep 2024

Vocational training

Period: September 11th to December 4th 2024
Classes: Wednesdays 12:50-16:00

This course focuses on providing insight into the needs and circumstances of individuals with various impairments leading to disabilities. The protection of the rights of disabled people is introduced, including the role and services of interest groups that are available. Field trips are taken and concepts such as organized procedure and visual daily organization are introduced. Methods to support and enhance the social skills of the service user are presented. Students are taught to use switch gear and computers. User controlled personal assistance (NPA) will be presented by a service user.

This course is for social assistants in Efling and is free of charge.

The course takes place at Mímir at Höfðabakki 9.

Register at Mímir or by phone at 580 1800

The course is taught in Icelandic.