Learning Outcomes for Study Session 19

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

19.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQs 19.1 and 19.4)

19.2  Differentiate between impairment and disability, and briefly summarise the different ‘models’ of disability. (SAQ 19.1)

19.3  Describe key aspects of appropriate communication with people with disabilities. (SAQ 19.2)

19.4  Describe the prevalence of disability and the major causes of disability. (SAQ19.3)

19.5  Explain how inclusion can be promoted using the twin-track approach. (SAQ 19.4)

19.6  Explain how you can support community rehabilitation in your catchment area. (SAQ 19.4)

Study Session 19  Disability and Community Rehabilitation

19.1  Models of disability