Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

FutureLearn

Social Care During COVID-19: Coping with Self-Isolation and Social Distancing

The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust via FutureLearn

Overview

Learn coping strategies to respond to the impact of COVID-19 social distancing

The increase in anxiety and uncertainty due to COVID-19 is placing increased pressure on the social care workforce, as well as those receiving help.

This pandemic has highlighted a need for enhanced social care within communities, such as individuals relying on neighbors and local services.

On this course, you’ll explore the impact of self-isolation and social distancing on social care, as well as the added vulnerabilities that COVID-19 may create.

You’ll make sense of your experiences, gain different perspectives, and explore ways of coping with the challenges of living in a pandemic when you’re giving or relying on social care.

This course is designed for social care professionals, including residential, domiciliary, and home-based carers.

It will also be useful for anyone struggling with self-isolation and social distancing who would like to learn how to address their feelings and develop coping strategies.

Taught by

Claire Lipscomb

Related Courses

Reviews

Start your review of Social Care During COVID-19: Coping with Self-Isolation and Social Distancing

Never Stop Learning!

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Sign up for free