Demonstrate the assistance needed by a client to meet healthcare needs in activities of daily living (ADL).
Demonstration should include providing assistance with
- self-help skills (e.g., dressing, eating, toileting, transferring)
- clothing needs, including adaptations
- medication management.
- Why is it important for a client to practice ADL?
- How can changes in mobility affect an older adult?
- How can a human services professional provide assistance with ADL while still encouraging the client to be self-sufficient?
- How does a human services professional communicate a client’s clothing needs, including adaptations?
- How should a human services professional provide mobility support to an elderly client?
- How does a human services professional communicate medication management to a client’s family and other staff members?
- What is the responsibility of companies to provide services to meet needs of older adults?
- How does a provider incorporate training in reference to ADL?
- How often should a provider train a client in executing ADL?
Other Related Standards
FCCLA National Programs
A Better You
Meet the Challenge
Working on Working
FCCLA: STAR Events (2019)
Check the national website for Skill Events
Check the national website for online events
National Programs in Action
National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Analyze the impact of conditions that could influence the well-being of individuals and families.
Demonstrate ways to provide support that validates the participants' capabilities and right to privacy, dignity, and autonomy.