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How to collaborate on producing a life story

08 June 2011

Learning Disability Practice


This article draws on Melanie Chapman’s experiences of supporting Daniel Docherty, who has a learning disability and Asperger syndrome, to write his life story. It...

‘We’re all going on a summer holiday’: Findings from a pilot research project on holidays for people with learning dsabilities

01 December 2007

Learning Disability Practice

A&S Science

There is a lack of research focusing on holidays for people with learning disabilities. However, the research that exist suggests that fewer disabled people go on...

Improving the respiratory health of adults with learning disabilities

23 July 2018

Learning Disability Practice


People with learning disabilities are more likely to die from respiratory tract disease and infections than people without learning disabilities. This article...

The prevalence and implications of a misdiagnosis of epilepsy

04 September 2010

Learning Disability Practice


Aim Epilepsy is common among people with learning disabilities. It can be difficult to diagnose and may be misdiagnosed in one quarter of cases. This article...
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