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The Motor Neurone Disease Association

The Motor Neurone Disease Association

Motor neurone disease (MND) is a fatal, progressive neurological condition. The MND Association is the national charity for MND in England, Wales and Northern Ireland www.mndassociation.org

We support patients, carers and health and social care professionals.

We campaign for better care.

We fund world class research into MND.

The Association has developed these courses with the input of specialist health and care professionals to ensure that learners get current and effective content. Our aim is to support the best care for people living with MND.

We hope you find your course useful. If you have further training needs you feel we might address with online learning, or if you have any other feedback please contact Jennifer.bedford@mndassociation.org


  • Multi-disciplinary Working - making it effective for Motor Neurone Disease

    Multi-disciplinary Working - making it effective for Motor Neurone Disease

    In this module you will examine multidisciplinary working and consider its benefits and challenges. You will be encouraged to consider multidisciplinary team (MDT) working in your own work environment and to develop responses in your own practice and the wider team to enhance its performance. For care to be effective the patient experience should be positive: you will hear directly from people affected by MND. You will explore your ideas, findings and opinions with a community of students. The course has been accredited by the following organisations: ACPRC – Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care RCSLT – Royal College of Speech and Language Therapy BDA – British Dietetic Association Association of Palliative Care Social Workers

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    Course

    8 hrs

    Level 3 Advanced

  • MND Association's Care Worker's Module

    MND Association's Care Worker's Module

    Welcome to the MND Association's Care Worker's Module, which was jointly developed by the MND Association and The University of Northampton. Please note: The purpose of this module is to introduce you to the issues surrounding the care for people living with MND and discusses equipment and procedures you may encounter in this role. Actual equipment and techniques that you use during formal training will vary. Completing this module does not qualify you to carry out any medical procedures but will help you to understand the environment you will be working in.

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    Course

    8 hrs

    Level 0 Beginner

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