(PDF) Supporting Significant life Events : Assignment

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Supporting Significant LifeEvent
Table of ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1TASK 1............................................................................................................................................11.1 Impact of significant life events on individuals....................................................................11.2 Analyse possible group responses to significant life events.................................................21.3 Analyse impact for others in health and social care when an individual experiencessignificant life events..................................................................................................................3TASK 2............................................................................................................................................32.1 Effectiveness of organisational policies and procedures in supporting individuals and theirsocial networks affected by significant life events.....................................................................32.2 Explain how others in social networks may provide support to individuals experiencingsignificant life events..................................................................................................................52.3 Suitability of external sources of support for those affected by significant life events........6TASK 3...........................................................................................................................................73.1 Analyse possible organisation responses to need to support individuals experiencing asignificant life event....................................................................................................................73.2 Reflect own personal contributions to support of individuals experiencing significant lifeevent............................................................................................................................................73.3 Recommendations for improving support available in a health and social care organisationfor individuals and their networks when affected by significant life events...............................8CONCLUSION................................................................................................................................9REFERENCES..............................................................................................................................11
INTRODUCTIONLife events are described as experiences which disturb or disrupt individual's normalactivities which cause substantial readjustment and changes (American Diabetes Association,2015). This can impact social network and personal life of an individuals. Significant life eventis referred as any events which has positive or negative impact on family or child. This is alsocalled study of health and social problems that are faced by individual and leads to losing ofbelongingness. The life events are normative or non normative, expected or unexpected andothers. The examples of life events are illness, changing job, injury, marriage, divorce andothers. The topic covered in report are understanding significant life events which has impact onindividuals and their social network. It also highlights support available for individualsexperiencing significant life events. The analysis of response made by health and social careservices for supporting individuals experiencing significant life events. These topics are coveredfrom case study that is related two live experiences such as bereavement and dementia.TASK 11.1 Impact of significant life events on individualsThere are different life events which are going in individual life that impacts on variousaspects such as psychological, physical and social. This creates problems for individuals to livehealthy life and leads in losing their loved one. The impact of significant on life events onindividuals are described here:Impact of DementiaDementia is the term which leads to declination in mental ability severe to interfere withdaily life (Angermeyer, Matschinger and Schomerus, 2013). The common example of such isAlzheimer's or memory loss. As per scenario given in case study, Jacqui has suffered from suchdisease which create problem for living healthy and happy life. These disease has impact onindividuals on different aspects such as physical, psychological and social. The physical impactof Dementia faced by individuals are difficulties in using of wash-room, difficulty in swallowingfood, loss of sleep and others. It has also impacted on psychological aspects where individualfaces problem of loss of memory, losing of self confidence, depression and so on. This diseasescreate problem not only on physical or psychological aspect but also on social life aspects. Insocial life events, individual face problems in communication, getting aggressive, asking of1
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