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Hoarding and Solution Based Approaches

Course overview

This course has been developed to provide learners with knowledge of Hoarding as a disorder. The course will look at the different ways living with a Hoarding disorder impacts on individuals and others in their social networks.  It considers the benefits of early intervention in promoting mental health and well–being, and will focus on supporting learners to develop a deeper understanding of the solution based therapies available.

This course is delivered using a range of methods and resources including:
Case studies, group discussions, small group activities and DVD clips.
This course has been developed and mapped to:
British Psychological Society – A Psychological Perspective on Hoarding – DCP Good Practice Guidelines 
Skills for Care - The Common Core Principles to support good mental health and wellbeing in adult social care

and the following QCF unit:
Understand Mental Health Problems 

Course content

What is hoarding? Recap on knowledge
Manifestations of hoarding, including delusional element, psychology behind hoarding
Impact of hoarding on the individual
Motivational Interviewing
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Solution based support 

Learning outcomes

Explain what Hoarding is
List other conditions that can coexist with hoarding 
Explain how Hoarding can manifest 
Describe the impact Hoarding can have on an individual
List the four core interaction skills 
Describe the four processes of motivational interviewing 
List the core components of cognitive behavioural therapy 
Explain how to support an individual with solution based support


6 hours

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