personal centred approch to care

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L3 HSC Technical Certificate Unit 305 - Understand person-centred approaches in adult social care settings 1. Describe person-centred approaches (1.1.1) Person centred approach is for example me writing a care plan for a client and basing the care plan around them by asking them questions and seeing how they are when doing activities such as person care. This way i can make sure the client will be getting the right amount of time and care. I would be creating a care plan through the eyes of my client to best suit them. Some of the person centred values are there choice, rights, dignity, Independence and individuality 2. Explain how and why person-centred values must influence all aspects of social care work (1.1.2) Everyone one…show more content…
We should promote choice so the client feels in control. You can only eat chicken so many days in a row! It could be that as the client ages certain task just can’t be done any more so coming up with different alternative suggestions will help. 8. 3.1 Describe factors that influence the capacity of an individual to express consent (3.3.1) They may be feeling stressed and not in the right mood to express how they are feeling. Feel pressured into not expressing themselves. Being over powered by a carer/ family member so the client feels as though they don’t need to give consent so are not in control or relying of family members/ carers to make decisions for them. Just not being in the right state of mind due to personal life, the surrounding environment and the clients general health or well being is not so good. 9. Explain how to establish consent for an activity or action (3.3.2) Make sure that i have explained to the client what is going to happen and how they feel about it. I will ask for verbal consent and written consent so i am backed up. For example if i want to take unused medication to the chemist i should have a signature from my client as days down the line they may ask where is the medication, What did i do with the medication, i stole the medication for my own personal use. 10. Explain what steps to take if consent cannot be readily established (3.3.3) Asking the next of kin or family
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