Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 11 Issue 3

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Person‐Centred Approaches and Quality of Life

Julie Beadle‐Brown

This mainly conceptual paper summarises the current conceptualisation of personalisation as it applies to people with learning disabilities. It goes on to map out how the drive…


Activity Planning for Inclusion: The Somerset Approach

Liz Neil, Lynne Wilmot

Activity planning was introduced in Somerset in 2004, to support modernising day services. We called it My Day. It is a structure for care staff to ensure they support people with…

Defining and Measuring Rapport: Implications for Supporting People with Complex Needs

Kamisha Guthrie, Julie Beadle‐Brown

The aim of the research presented here was to identify behavioural cues of rapport and warmth, in order to enable the construction of a valid measurement tool that would support…

An Insight into Implementing Person‐Centred Active Support

Junelle Rhodes, David Hamilton

This paper provides reflections on the implementation of an active support staff training programme for staff working in community residential facilities for adults with an…

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