Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 8 Issue 2

Practice, management, research and innovation


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A Survey of Dental Services Provided to People with Learning Disabilities in the Northern Health and Social Services Board Area

Michaela Barr, Molly Kane, Kevin Keenan, John Cullen

A survey of dental services for people with learning disabilities was undertaken as part of the Board's ongoing programme of service monitoring. The choice of topic was influenced…

Improving the Quality of Life of Adults with More Severe Learning Disabilities by Increasing their Interactions with their Immediate Environment

Andrew Brennan, Paul Chamberlain, Alex O'Brien, John McEvoy

The nature and level of engagement in activity for 51 adults with severe learning disability living in 13 houses were assessed. The individual profiles and environmental…


‘Please don't let it Happen on my Shift!’ Supporting Staff who are Caring for People with Learning Disabilities who are Dying

Hilary Brown, Sophie Burns, Margaret Flynn

This paper reports some preliminary lessons from a qualitative study of services that have cared for a person with learning disabilities during a terminal illness. It reflects…

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