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About me and my life (cd-rom)

01 October 2008

Learning Disability Practice

Book Review

This CD-Rom and booklet provide a step-by-step guide on using the tool to enable people to tell others about the things and people that are important to them,...

Community Care and Inclusion for People with an Intellectual Disability

27 March 2017

Learning Disability Practice

Book Review

A variety of reflective and philosophical accounts that explore the widest context of community care are included in this book. It is a collection of personal views...

Nursing in Intellectual Disabilities: Irish and International Perspectives

29 May 2018

Learning Disability Practice

Book review

This e-book includes contributions from well respected academics working in intellectual and learning disabilities in the UK and Ireland, and two excellent chapters...

Learning disabilities: themes and perspectives

01 June 2003

Learning Disability Practice

Book Review

This is an easy-to-read text giving an overview of changes and developments in learning disability practice. Set within the context of Valuing People (DoH 2001), it...

Web watch

01 June 2002

Learning Disability Practice

Resources

This is the site of the British Institute of Learning Disabil- ities. The home page is quite businesslike, with no dis- tracting graphics or pictures. Icons point...

Public health: Power, empowerment and professional practice

01 April 2006

Learning Disability Practice

Book Review

Power relationships are central to the delivery of health care. This text explores how public health professionals can help their clients to change the balance of...

Out of the shadows

11 June 2008

Nursing Standard

Reflections

Nurses and doctors working on acute wards often have little idea how to communicate with or interpret the behaviour of patients with learning disabilities. They may...

Community Care and Inclusion for People with an Intellectual Disability

21 June 2017

Nursing Standard

Book Review

This book includes reflective and philosophical accounts that explore the widest context of community care. It is a collection of personal views and experiences from...

Trailblazers in the delivery of good care

13 March 2013

Nursing Standard

Nurse Awards

Haringey learning disability nursing team, led by nurse consultant Gwen Moulster from Whittington Health, has developed a new model for the care of people with...

Getting the measure of learning disability practice

01 April 2008

Learning Disability Practice

10th anniversary

Since the latter part of the 19th century, society has recognised a need for the ‘care’ of people who have learning disabilities. Prior to that, care...
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