Social and recreative activities for elderly
ELDERLY PEOPLE ANIMATION AND EDUCATION
The animator for elderly people is a support figure who work in direct contact with the social and medical equipe and promotes recreational recreational activities aimed at the inclusion and participation of older users.
Animators are mainly required by residential and semi-residential structures, where the presence of a figure who can present educational and playful projects to be integrated into daily activities is necessary. Knowing the users’ needs to stimulate the playful, cultural and expressive potential is one of the primary tasks of this professional.
During the course will be addressed issues related to the psycho-physical characteristics of people with different levels of self-sufficiency, health education and first aid elements, but also elements of psychology of the elderly and pathologies of the elderly.
From the technical point of view, instead, you will learn to manage the places of aggregation, organizing a creative program that can make use of theater, motor and recreational education, to increase the sense of belonging to the group.
Dates and location are subject to change.
- Educational approaches for elderly
- Elements of Elderly psychology
- Management of the aid report
- Problem Solving experience and soft skills