Health & Complementary Therapies

Cerebral Palsy Awareness Diploma

6 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What Will You Learn?

This comprehensive course will teach you an understanding of the wider scope of Cerebral Palsy, including its levels of severity and five forms, and how each type affects the person with the condition. You will also learn about the differing needs of children, teens, and adults with Cerebral Palsy.

Over the years, treatments for persons with Cerebral Palsy have become increasingly more progressive. The Cerebral Palsy Awareness Diploma Course looks at treatments from both traditional and complementary medicine. With more options than ever before, these treatments can...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 – The Five Forms of Cerebral Palsy
  • Part 1: Various Forms of CP
  • Part 2: The Needs of Children with CP
  • Part 3: The Needs of Teens with CP
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 – Treatments for CP
  • Part 1: Standard Treatments
  • Part 2: Complementary Medicine and CP
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 – Self-help for People with CP
  • Part 1: Family and Support Networks
  • Part 2: Self-Advocacy Techniques and Strategies
  • Part 3: Wellness for People with CP
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 – Living with CP
  • Part 1: The Matrix of Practical Strategies
  • Part 2: The Equality Act of 2010 – Disability and the Law
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 – People with Disabilities Throughout History
  • Part 1: An Historical Timeline of Understanding CP
  • Part 2: The Medical Causes of CP
  • Part 3: CP Treatments Through the Centuries
  • Part 4: The Medical Model
  • Part 5: The Birth of Disability Rights
  • Part 6: The Social Construction Model
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 – Working with People who have CP
  • Part 1: Encouraging Independence and Self-Sufficiency
  • Part 2: Independent Living
  • Part 3: Encouraging Self-Advocacy
  • Part 4: Relationships and Intimacy
  • Part 5: Barrier Free Living
  • Part 6: Assistive Technology
  • Part 7: Encouraging Fitness, and Wellness for People with CP
  • Part 8: Four Complete Adaptive Workouts for People with CP
  • Part 9: Nutrition and Wellness
  • Module 6 Assessment

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

The Cerebral Palsy Awareness Diploma Course offers knowledge and practical advice both to those living with the condition and practitioners who work with people who have Cerebral Palsy.

The course will also be of interest to friends and family members of those who have Cerebral Palsy and anyone who is interested in pursuing a career in this area.


The Cerebral Palsy Awareness Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence.

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