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Intellectual Disability and Dementia

Research into Practice

Edited by Karen Watchman
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An essential text for practitioners and students wishing to stay abreast of the latest developments in the field, this book brings together the latest international research and evidence-based practice in the field of dementia and intellectual disabilities, describing clearly the relevance and implications for support and services.

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How to Break Bad News to People with Intellectual Disabilities

A Guide for Carers and Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book offers unique and adaptable guidelines that can be used by practitioners to ease the process of breaking bad news to people with intellectual disabilities. It provides effective tips and support that will help social workers, counsellors and caring professionals relay all types of bad news as sensitively and successfully as possible.

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Living with Learning Disabilities, Dying with Cancer

Thirteen Personal Stories

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is a powerful and moving account of the experiences of 13 people with learning disabilities who were living with cancer. The author gained a unique understanding of what it is like for individuals with learning disabilities to live with deteriorating health and how this may impact upon their families, friends and carers.

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