Demonstrate ways in which standards affect reflective practice in adult social care
Reflective practice involves reflecting on what you have done, the reason and the method you have used to do it. You then think about what you have done, find any lessons you have learned and try to see how you do it differently next time. The standard includes things like a code of practice, necessary standards, and regulations among others.
Reflective practice helps you work to the highest set standards. When providing adult social care, one works towards ensuring that the adults get the best services. Consequently, consideration of their respective needs in terms of disability or disease, or any other factor is highly observed.
One uses the experience to enhance the lives of these people. The experience helps one in avoiding errors previously committed. Also, it helps one handle cases professionally. The right decisions are taken accordingly. Experience also enhances your interaction with these people.
In the adult care center, one handles each person on a personal level. Despite similarities in people at adult social care centers, they have different beliefs and values. Consequently, when handling them, care is taken to ensure that they don’t feel offended. This goes a long way in enhancing their stay at the center.
One uses the experience to enhance the lives of these people. It helps one in avoiding errors committed. Also, it helps one handle cases professionally. Experience also enhances your interaction with these people.
Reflective practice gives you access to opinions from others. The opinions act as important sources of information needed in an adult social care. By sharing with other workers, there is a lot you can learn from each other. It allows interacting with people who have been through what you are about to face.
Reflective work, first of all, is essential, because without it you will never know whether you are good at what you do or not. Thus, to improve yourself and become an excellent professional, you have to do reflective work from time to time