Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 15 Issue 2

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Institutions remain dumping grounds for forgotten people

Yana Tavanier

Reform is coming too slowly to institutions for adults with intellectual and mental health disabilities in Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia, where chronic neglect, filthy conditions…

Biomechanics and prevention of body shape distortion

Sarah Hill, John Goldsmith

Destructive changes in body shape can happen slowly over a long period of time and may affect any person who has difficulty moving efficiently, irrespective of diagnosis or age…

Learning disability classification: time for re‐appraisal?

Alan Leyin

This article explores the nature of the classifications of learning disabilities as promulgated in the diagnostic manuals. By leaving aside all doubts and controversies that…

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