Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 4 Issue 3

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Individual Programme Planning: Where is the 'Individual'?

Steven Carnaby

Individual programme planning (IPP), or person‐centred planning, is widely recognised as a tool for assisting learning disability services to structure and co‐ordinate the support…

My Son with Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behaviour: Adapting to Meet his Needs

Vivien Cooper

Daniel was born on the 6th August 1985. Approximately two weeks later he was diagnosed as having cri du chat syndrome, a relatively rare genetic condition arising from the partial…

Services for People with Challenging Behaviour and Mental Health Needs at Risk of Offending

Glynis Murphy, Suman Fernando

The closure of long‐stay hospitals and the emphasis on community living have highlighted the challenges services face in meeting the needs of some individuals. Government reports…

Changes in the Quality of Life of People with Learning Disabilities Six Months after Transfer from Long‐Stay Hospital into the Community

Angela Srivastava, Zana Cooke

This paper outlines the significant interim findings of a three‐year longitudinal study of the effects of resettlement on people with learning disabilities. Positive changes are…

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