Promote Active Support Essay

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Promote active support LD203 1.1 Explain how the key characteristics of active support differ from the hotel model The hotel model is where by the staff take over and the service user is a spectator of their own lives however active support encourages the service user to take active participation in every part of their lives, it provides the support that is needed to meet the needs of the service users. 1.2 Define the terms: a) Promoting independence:- is to encourage individuals to do as much as they can for themselves, support them to make informed choice with little or no assistance. b) informed choice:- that individuals are empowered to consider a range of options by providing a verity of information, they own decisions, and share responsibility for the outcomes.…show more content…
2.1 Explain the three elements in positive interaction that promote an individual’s participation in activity Positive interaction - is positive reinforcement that allows individuals to take part in their lives in a positive way. Levels of help – this can be verbal instruction this is low support and when it is physical support this can vary and can be seen as high support, the level of support is to be given according to the level that is required. Positively reinforcing – this is praising and rewarding for what the individual has
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