Autonomic Dysreflexia Training


This autonomic dysreflexia training course aim to improve knowledge and awareness of autonomic dysreflexia. The course will help delegates understand the causes and consequences.

Great course delivered as part of a complex care training package for a spinal injury patient, our staff now feel confident in their understanding and actions.

Autonomic Dysreflexia Training Course Summary

  • What is autonomic Dysreflexia
  • What happens if a person has AD
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Possible consequences
  • Causes and Triggers
  • Treatment
  • Discuss documentation
  • Discuss person centred care and seeing from individual point of view
  • What needs to be in the care plan?

We highly recommend staff undertake the following courses along side thie Autonomic Dysreflexia course to give them a full understand of how to properly assist and support service users at risk for AD.

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of autonomic dysreflexia.

Delegates will have a greater understanding how to support a client who suffers from autonomic dysreflexia and how to spot the common signs and symptoms.


This course lasts approximately 3 hours.


Delegates will be issued with certificates of attendance valid for a period of 1 year.

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