Securicare News – Challenging Behaviour: The Importance of Understanding Why?
It is crucial for new entrants to the health and social care sector that they understanding why challenging behaviour occurs. Securicare explore the issue.
New entrants to the health and social care sector may be forgiven for mistaking ‘challenging behaviour’ for aggression or violence. It’s perhaps easy to lose sight of what is happening amid the noise and activity levels. It is key however that staff do understand the difference, because it makes every difference to the quality of care and support provided and ultimately the quality of life experienced by the supported person.