Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 21 Issue 4

Practice, management, research and innovation

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Positive behavioural support for children and adolescents with learning disabilities and behaviour that challenges: an initial exploration of service use and costs

Valentina Iemmi, Martin Knapp, Caroline Reid, Catherine Sholl, Monique Ferdinand, Ariane Buescher, Marija Trachtenberg

Positive behavioural support has been considered as a valuable alternative to residential care for children and adolescents with learning disabilities and behaviour that…

Evaluating the costs and cost-effectiveness of interventions for people with learning disabilities and behaviour that challenges: the need to improve the evidence base

Rachael Hunter

The purpose of this paper is to provide a commentary on the challenges associated with evaluating the costs and cost-effectiveness of interventions for people with learning…

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Conceptualising bereavement in profound and multiple learning disabilities

Hannah Young

Bereavement and loss are key factors in poor emotional wellbeing among people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD). However, little attention has been drawn to…

Supporting people with learning disabilities through a bereavement

Noelle Blackman

There remains a lack of clarity regarding what constitutes “normal” or “complicated” grief within this client group. The purpose of this paper is to identify the factors that…

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Reflections on team culture, structure and function of an intensive support service centred on positive behavioural support

Lawrence A. Patterson, Samuel Berry

The purpose of this paper is to explore experiences of team culture, structure and function of an intensive support service (ISS) within the context of the recent service guidance…

Commentary on “Reflections on culture, structure and function of an intensive support service centred on positive behavioural support”

Sandy Toogood

The purpose of this paper is to provide a commentary on Patterson and Berry’s paper “Reflections on culture, structure and function of an intensive support service centred on…

Specialist inpatient services for people with learning disabilities across the four countries of the UK

Chris Hatton

The purpose of this paper is to compare data from national censuses on specialist inpatient service use by people with learning disabilities across England, Scotland, Wales and…

Cover of Tizard Learning Disability Review

ISSN:

1359-5474

Online date, start – end:

1996

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Dr Jill Bradshaw