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  1. Intellectual Disability in Health and Social Care

    Edited by Stacey Atkinson, Joanne Lay, Su McAnelly, Malcolm Richardson

    Many practitioners within health and social care come into contact with people with intellectual disabilities and want to work in ways that are beneficial to them by making reasonable adjustments in order to meet clients’ needs and expectations. Yet the health and wellbeing of people with learning...

    Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities

    Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions

    By Stephen B. Richards, Michael P. Brady, Ronald L. Taylor

    Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities: Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions provides thorough coverage of the causes and characteristics of cognitive and intellectual disabilities (formerly known as mental retardation) as well as detailed discussions of the validated...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. A Guide to Psychological Understanding of People with Learning Disabilities

    Eight Domains and Three Stories

    By Jenny Webb

    Who are the people we describe as having learning or intellectual disability? Many clinical psychologists working in a mental health setting are now encountering people with learning disabilities, in some cases for the first time. This book provides the background information and understanding...

    Published July 26th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Art Therapy and Learning Disabilities

    "Don't guess my happiness"

    Edited by Stephanie Bull, Kevin O'Farrell

    In this book Stephanie Bull and Kevin O’Farrell bring together practising clinicians who provide an insight into using contemporary art therapy with people with learning disabilities. The authentic voice of people who have learning disabilities is central to the book, and case examples, snapshots...

    Published April 26th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Mental Health Services for Adults with Intellectual Disability

    Strategies and Solutions

    Edited by Nick Bouras, Geraldine Holt

    Series: Maudsley Series

    This book considers how mental health services have evolved over the past three decades to meet the needs of people with intellectual disability, focusing on the ways that theories and policies have been applied to clinical practice. Nick Bouras and Geraldine Holt both have extensive experience in...

    Published January 14th 2010 by Psychology Press

  6. Intellectual Disability, Trauma and Psychotherapy

    Edited by Tamsin Cottis

    People with intellectual disabilities have emotional and mental health needs just like anyone else. Until recently however there has been little research of effective psychological treatment or direct, accessible psychotherapy provision for this client group. Intellectual Disability, Trauma and...

    Published September 15th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Music Therapy with Adults with Learning Disabilities

    Edited by Tessa Watson

    Music Therapy with Adults with Learning Disabilities explores how music therapists work in partnership with people with learning disabilities to encourage independence and empowerment and to address a wide variety of everyday issues and difficulties. Comprehensive and wide-ranging, this book...

    Published April 26th 2007 by Routledge

  8. The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice

    Edited by Alan Carr, Alan Carr, Christine Linehan, Gary O'Reilly, Patricia Noonan Walsh, Gary O'Reilly, John McEvoy, Patricia Noonan Walsh, John McEvoy

    The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice will equip clinical psychologists in training with the skills necessary to complete a clinical placement in the field of intellectual disability. The book is divided into seven sections, which cover conceptual frameworks,...

    Published February 26th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy for People with Learning Disabilities

    Edited by Biza Stenfert Kroese, Dave Dagnan, Konstantinos Loumidis

    Cognitive therapy is a well known and widely used means of helping depressed patients, but is only now beginning to be extended to other client groups. Cognitive Therapy for Learning Disability contains contributions from well known and highly experienced practitioner researchers about the...

    Published April 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

    By Margot Prior

    An increase in research into all facets of learning difficulties has resulted in a deeper understanding of the problems. This book includes a description and explanation of reading, spelling and learning difficulties; provides chapters on psychological and neuropsychological assessment; explains...

    Published September 24th 1996 by Psychology Press

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