Supporting People with Parkinson's

Supporting People with Parkinsons

Parkinson’ disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disease after Alzheimer’s. 
About 145,000 people in the UK has Parkinson’s. Worldwide there is between 7 million and 10 million people with the condition.


This interactive video-based course explains what Parkinson’s disease is and how to provide support for people with the disease.

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain what Parkinson’s disease is
  • Identify the known stages of Parkinson’s disease
  • Describe the common symptoms of Parkinson’s disease
  • Care correctly for those with Parkinson’s disease


Subjects covered include: 

Parkinson’s Disease • Parkinson’s is complicated • The Four Stages • Parkinson’s – What is it? • Caring for a Person with Parkinson’s • Dopamine and Medication • Dyskinesia • Hallucinations • Improving daily life for people living with Parkinson’s

  
  

Format                    Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
50 Minutes approximately
Course Content    
Interactive Video lessons, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant             Ana Aragon, Phoenix-Aragon Education