Global Development Delay Fostering
Global Developmental Delay (GDD) is the general term used to describe a condition that occurs during the developmental period of …
Global Developmental Delay (GDD) is the general term used to describe a condition that occurs during the developmental period of a child between birth and 18 years. It is usually defined by the child being diagnosed with having a lower intellectual functioning than what is perceived as ‘normal’.
The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:
- To look at the prevalence of developmental delay
- To identify the types of developmental delay
- To understand the causes
- To look at the signs
- To explore diagnosis
- To consider management of global developmental delay
This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.
Upon booking this course, we will discuss the learning objectives and outcomes you wish to achieve based on the young people in your care.
We also have an advanced version, which is specifically for designated individuals or seniors.
Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please call 0800 774 7874.