Jim Mansell

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Planning and Support for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Issues for Case Managers and Other Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The authors outline the skills needed and common issues in case management practice across a range of people with disabilities at different stages of their life. They argue that case management needs to be individualised and carried out in partnership with the individual and their family in order to draw up a lifestyle plan that meets their needs.

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Person Centred Planning and Care Management with People with Learning Disabilities

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This timely book provides a reflective analysis of person centred planning for people with learning disabilities, complementing policy initiatives that focus on individualised planning and service user involvement. Drawing on practical experience and research findings, the contributors explore policy and practice issues.

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Active Support

Enabling and Empowering People with Intellectual Disabilities

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Active Support is a proven model of care that enables and empowers people with intellectual disabilities to participate in all aspects of their lives. This evidence-based approach is particularly effective for working with people with more severe disabilities, and is of growing interest to those responsible for providing support and services.

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Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Encouraging Inclusion and Participation

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book paints a picture of life in group homes today. The authors propose a framework for increasing community presence and participation, and consider the barriers to be overcome in achieving these key goals. Topics include the notion of 'homeliness', maintaining a balance between individual and group needs and practice leadership.

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Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Encouraging Inclusion and Participation

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book paints a picture of life in group homes today. The authors propose a framework for increasing community presence and participation, and consider the barriers to be overcome in achieving these key goals. Topics include the notion of 'homeliness', maintaining a balance between individual and group needs and practice leadership.

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