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ONLINE - Considerations in Use of Restrictive Practices

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* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Monday, 28 February 2022
  •   Registration: Monday, 28 February 2022 10:00
  •   Start: Monday, 28 February 2022 10:00
  •   End: Monday, 28 February 2022 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar


This course is part of a series of short online programmes for management and frontline nursing staff that work in health and social care settings. These programmes will provide an understanding, knowledge and skills when delivering care to individuals who may present with behaviours that challenge.  Dates of all programmes: 21, 28 Feb; 7, 14, 21, 28 March and 4 April 2022.
Special offer:
INMO members only – book all 7 programmes for €120
Employers - block bookings at a reduced rate
T: 01 6640618/41; E: to avail of these discounts.
This workshop will focus on clarifying definitions of restrictive practices, criteria and considerations in their use and safeguards against their misuse. The workshop will be relevant to management and frontline staff that work in health and social care settings where there is potential for the use of interventions that may be termed restrictive.
  • Monday, 28 February 2022

  • 10:00
    Defining Restrictive Practices
  • 10:30
    Criteria for Use of Restrictive Practices
  • 11:00
    Thematic Inspections/FREDA framework
  • 11:30
  • 11:45
    Reviewing Service Use of Restrictive Practices
  • 12:15
    Intro to Positive Behaviour Support
  • 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
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