The power of interactive care : there is a better way : breaking the mould of traditional disability support / Julienne Verhagen.
By: Verhagen, Julienne.Publisher: Melbourne : Busybird Publishing, 2018Copyright date: 2018Description: 135 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781925830187.Subject(s): DISABILITY | CAREGIVERS | SUPPORT STAFF | QUALITY OF SERVICES | STAFF TRAINING | AUSTRALIA | INTERACTIVE CARE
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Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction. - 1 Scotty and me. - 2. Revolution? It's time. - 3. Choices, choices, choices. - 4. Horrors and heroes. - 5. Embody leadership everyday. - 6. Boredome kills - everything. - 7. Safety! - With life. - 8. No institutionalised insanity. - 9. Touchpoints of care. - 10. Crucial, meaningful relationships. - 11. Support the supporters! - 12. Interactive care action. - Afterword. - Next steps. - About the author. - Work with Julienne. - Workshops. - Interactive care certification. Packages. - Endnotes.
'Outlines eight themes which define what Interactive Care is, and the training available to become certified in it. She also 'gets real' about the life of support workers and how to balance demands and needs." - BOOK JACKET