Assisting with Common Health Conditions

Course Code: PSW 162

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course introduces basic concepts of normal and abnormal human anatomy and physiology as it relates to assisting a person with common disabilities, ongoing conditions and diseases. It offers an opportunity to acquire skill in necessary techniques, focusing on the importance of providing safe and effective support. The concepts of rehabilitation and restoration and the importance of the support team in providing care will be discussed.