Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 5 Issue 2

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Managing the Development of Somerset's Services for People with Learning Disabilities

Dave Dixon

The development and review of Somerset Social Services' learning disability services have presented a series of management challenges. Many will be familiar to managers in other…

Policy and Service Development Trends: Forensic Mental Health and Social Care Services

Glynis Markham

This paper discusses the current trends in provision of forensic mental health and social care services in the context of past and current international experience and national…

Modernising Social Services: Implications for the Development of Staff Training in Learning Disability Services

Don Brand

This paper looks at the Government's agenda for social care, and assesses its implications for managers developing staff training in learning disability services. The first part…

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