Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 5 Issue 1

Practice, management, research and innovation


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The Quality and Costs of Village Communities, Residential Campuses and Community‐Based Residential Supports for People with Learning Disabilities

Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Nicky Gregory, Chris Hatton, Sophia Kessissoglou, Angela Hallam, Martin Knapp, Krister Järbrink, Ann Netten, Patricia Walsh

This paper provides an overview of the main results of a Department of Health‐funded research project which investigated the quality and costs of residential supports for people…

A Total Communication Approach Towards Meeting the Communication Needs of People with Learning Disabilities

Jane Jones

The early moves out of long‐stay hospitals into the community for people with learning disabilities in Somerset (started in 1987) required O'Brien's five accomplishments to be put…


Approaches to Residential Support: A Case Study

Mary McGuire

The Kingwood Trust has developed a range of approaches to supporting people with challenging behaviour living in small group homes. Using an essentially eclectic model of…

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