Top Skills You Need to Support People with Learning Disabilities

There are many challenges in care home jobs for learning disabilities in Southampton, just as there are in every aspect of the care sector. People with learning disabilities often have complex needs, and it takes experience, practicality and compassion to provide the best service, ensuring users have the necessary support whilst still respecting their independence and individuality. Communication skills One …

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – One of the Best Ways to Support Someone Who is Autistic

Sometimes people with autism can struggle to identify and manage their own thoughts and emotions. Cognitive behavioural therapy is one way that a service user with autism can learn to recognise and adapt their feelings, and develop better coping mechanisms. Cognitive behavioural therapy, therefore, is a useful tool used in our care home jobs for learning disabilities in Southampton. What …

Post COVID-19 Guide for Care Support Staff

The COVID-19 lockdown has drastically impacted those with care and support needs, as well as their support workers. Care support staff are more likely to be infected by the virus than anyone else in the UK’s general population, which understandably brings anxiety and concern that the vulnerable service users you care for may be impacted. As lockdown rules start to …