# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 785364106

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify methods of developing good relationships with a client and a client's family.


Identification should include
  • impact of good communications on relationships
  • importance of maintaining a professional attitude and behavior (e.g., respecting a client’s privacy)
  • methods to make communication more accurate
  • importance of maintaining emotional self-control
  • importance of providing positive feedback
  • importance of establishing appropriate expectations for the role of a home health aide
  • steps for addressing interpersonal problems between a home health aide, a client, and/or a client’s family.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What might be the consequences of not developing good relations with a client? With a client’s family members?
  • What are some methods of maintaining emotional self-control when caring for a client who displays abusive behavior? When faced with a family member who displays abusive behavior?
  • What are strategies for developing good relationships with a client? With a client’s family members?
  • What are some strategies to address specific communication deficits?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science


The student will apply social science skills to understand that in a democratic republic, thoughtful and effective participation in civic life is characterized by

  1. exercising personal character traits such as trustworthiness, responsibility, and honesty;
  2. obeying the law and paying taxes;
  3. serving as a juror;
  4. participating in the political process and voting in local, state, and national elections;
  5. performing public service;
  6. keeping informed about current issues;
  7. respecting differing opinions and the rights of others;
  8. practicing personal and fiscal responsibility;
  9. demonstrating the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that foster the responsible and respectful use of digital media; and
  10. practicing patriotism.

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Home Health Aide