Disability and Aged Care Worker Training

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This module looks at how workers can support disabled clients and older clients from diverse backgrounds. it also looks at diversity among the support workforce.

Everyday tech – case study

Everyday tech – case study

A case study of everyday items that disabled teenager Stella Barton uses to support her mobility and inclusion in everyday life.

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Home based tech for greater independence – case study

Home based tech for greater independence – case study

Ricky Buchanan's energy levels are limited by her disability but a variety of clever technology around her home lets he maximise what she can do and h...

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Social media and disability

Social media and disability

Disabled people and their support workers and family members discuss the pros and cons of their favourite social media platforms as they relate specif...

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Technology and older people

Technology and older people

Older people talk about their favourite technology and the challenges they face keeping pace with changes in technology and how that impacts their day...

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Technology for people with high physical support needs – case study

Technology for people with high physical support needs – case study

Anthony Bartl lets us into his life where technology is essential to his survival and to his quality of life.

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Disability History Overview

Disability History Overview

A short history of disability rights

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Human Rights – Communication Rights

Human Rights – Communication Rights

Madeleine Stewart interviews Tim Chan and his support worker Ruben focusing on the right to communicate.

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Human Rights in Aged Care

Human Rights in Aged Care

Elders talk about their understanding and experience of human rights in aged care.

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Human rights led practice – advocacy case study

Human rights led practice – advocacy case study

Host Madeleine little interviews Trevor Kinna and advocate Amanda Roe about getting the support you need through the NDIS. Amanda is advocating for T...

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Human Rights led practice – using Human Rights Laws

Human Rights led practice – using Human Rights Laws

This short overview describes human rights laws in Australia and how they can be used to protect people with disabilities and how they can support com...

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Ethics of Care – Abuse in care

Ethics of Care – Abuse in care

Disability and aged care workers discuss ethical dilemmas around abuse in care.

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Ethics of Care – Aged care, race and gender

Ethics of Care – Aged care, race and gender

Aged Care workers discuss ethical dilemmas around race and gender.

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Ethics of Care – Housing and poverty

Ethics of Care – Housing and poverty

Disability support workers discuss the ethical dilemmas around a family's housing arrangements and when and if they should intervene.

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Introduction to Ethics of Care

Introduction to Ethics of Care

This video introduces the concept of Ethics of Care

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Understanding recognition of loss

Understanding recognition of loss

This video explores how to understand the idea of loss and grief among aged care residents.

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Cultural diversity in aged care

Cultural diversity in aged care

Aged care staff talk about how they cater for residents from diverse backgrounds in aged care.

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Cultural sensitivity in aged care

Cultural sensitivity in aged care

Aged care residents and staff talk about issues relating to cultural awareness and sensitivity

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Introducing Diversity

Introducing Diversity

Disabled people and disability support workers discuss what diversity means to them.

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Misunderstandings between staff and clients

Misunderstandings between staff and clients

Disabled people and support workers discuss common misunderstandings that impact on service provision

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Advocacy for Elders

Advocacy for Elders

Madeleine Stewart interviews Pauline Meaney from Elder Rights Advocacy about elder abuse.

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Ethical dilemma case study

Ethical dilemma case study

Disability support workers discuss and ethical dilemma around abuse in a disability support situation.

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How managers can prevent abuse.

How managers can prevent abuse.

Disability support staff and managers discuss effective management techniques that can avoid abusive work places.

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How power and abuse affects women with disabilities

How power and abuse affects women with disabilities

Tess Karambelas and Kelly Parry from Women with Disabilities Victoria talk to Madeleine Stewart about why women with disabilities are most at risk of ...

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Introduction to Power and Abuse

Introduction to Power and Abuse

This video provides an overview of power and abuse in aged care and disability support.

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Our Catalogue

Our catalogue is starting small with more shows being added every month. We’re starting with the newest season of No Limits and working back through the entire catalogue.
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