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Niki Edwards (Strategic Policy Unit, Mental Health Branch, Queensland Health, Brisbane, Australia)

Advances in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

ISSN: 1753-0180

Article publication date: 1 June 2008


This case study describes the use of antipsychotic medication by an adult woman with learning disabilities. The study first provides detailed clinical information about Jane, drawing on a comprehensive mental health assessment and then provides a thematic analysis of Jane's experiences of antipsychotic medication.



Edwards, N. (2008), "Jane", Advances in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, Vol. 2 No. 2, pp. 49-54.



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