Mr Sean Murphy is 49 years old and lives with his sister and her family. Sean is currently attending a daycare centre. With age, Sean’s verbal abilities have decreased, which can frustrate him greatly and lead to episodes of challenging behaviour. Sean’s sister is worried that if this challenging behaviour persists, Sean may have to move into a residential setting.
Discuss TWO theories which explain communication and how the theories may inform the social care response to Sean’s needs, including how participatory communication may be promoted.
3/5 how the theories inform the practice response
2/5 how participatory communication may be promoted
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