Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 4 Issue 4

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Towards Equity in Service Provision

John Reading

This paper focuses on recent research and a series of field studies looking at the issue of learning difficulties among the Black and minority ethnic population. The research…

Assessing Cultural Identity in People with Learning Disabilities

John Newland

When cultural identity is discussed, the focus is typically on service access. The psychological construct of identity is rarely mentioned. This paper presents a method for…

Gender, Ethnicity and Challenging Behaviour: a Literature Review and Exploratory Study

Michele Di Terlizzi, Paul Cambridge, Pam Maras

Assessment, care management and service planning for people with challenging needs should be sensitive to gender and ethnicity for equitable and appropriate service provision…

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