Disability Awareness & Training

A look at some of the free disability training options available free online

End the Awkward Scope Campaignvideo clip  https://youtu.be/e0WXmH8E014 End the AwkwardDisability Awareness Scope tips https://www.scope.org.uk/end-the-awkward

A video by Skills wise on You Tube gives handy tips on basic disability etiquette https://youtu.be/HXEEh6UteEo

Disability Discrimination from Fixers UK https://youtu.be/A_Bp9kFNim8

Disability Matters Disability eLearning free training for workplaces https://www.disabilitymatters.org.uk/

Dystalk http://www.dystalk.com/talks/ Short videos about Dyslexia and other similar conditions

Future Learn Understanding Autism Free Course University of Kent https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/autism

Helen ArkWell Understanding Dyslexia video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bf3BmKVkEVU&feature=youtu.be

Understanding Autism, Asperger’s and ADHD University of Derby online free training https://www.derby.ac.uk/online/mooc/understanding-autism-aspergers-adhd

Depression a compassionate view University of Derby online free training https://www.derby.ac.uk/online/mooc/free-depression-compassionate-view-course

Young People and their Mental Health Future Learn online course helping young people with their mental health University of Cambridge,  The University of Groningen, UMCG online free https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/young-people-mental-health#section-overview

Understanding Autism Open University free online introduction course Open Learn https://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/understanding-autism/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab

Understanding Dyslexia Open University Open Learn free online introduction course  https://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/education/understanding-dyslexia/content-section-0?active-tab=description-tab

Epilepsy Action offer a large range of free online courses to increase understanding of epilepsy and help those with epilepsy manage their condition and wellbeing https://learn.epilepsy.org.uk/

Future Learn online free course Understanding ADHD: Current Research and Practicea look at ADHD Current understanding and symptoms and treatment options  Kings College Londonhttps://www.futurelearn.com/courses/understanding-adhd

Future Learn online free course Understanding Depression and low mood in young people  University of Readinghttps://www.futurelearn.com/courses/depression-young-people

Future learn online free course Understanding Anxiety, depression and CBT University of Reading Understanding what it is, evidence based treatment understanding how CBT treatment works, behaviour changes a look at cognitions (thoughts) https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/anxiety-depression-and-cbt  

Future learn online free Youth Mental health: helping young people with Anxiety  https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/youth-mental-health from the University of East Angela UEA

Cognitive Behavioural Skills to Treat Back Pain: The Back Skills Training (BeST) Programmelearn CBT Skills to help with pain management free online course from the University of Oxfordhttps://www.futurelearn.com/courses/back-skills-training-programme

British Sign http://www.british-sign.co.uk/ low cost online training on British sign language 

Another option for learning is to try TED Talks these are on a huge range of topics by leading experts intended to be thought proving, leading ideas that often get you thinking and can be inspiring and very informative as well as up to date and very interesting on masses of topics. You an search  for disability to get motivational speakers, insight into life with different conditions and talks on the latest research and ideas. There is lots on science and technology as well as lots of life topics. Here you can see talks related to disability https://www.ted.com/search?q=disability