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Title Key concepts in learning disabilities / edited by Pat Talbot, Geoff Astbury, Tom Mason.

Publication Info. Thousand Oaks, California : Sage Publications, 2010.
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st edition.
Description 1 online resource (57 entries) ; digital files.
text rdacontent
electronic isbdmedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Key concepts
SAGE key concepts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents About the Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Advocacy -- Arts: Drama Therapy -- Assessment -- Autism -- Behavioural Phenotypes -- Causes -- Challenging Behaviour -- Children and Adolescents -- Choice -- Communication -- Community Learning Disability Nursing -- Compassion -- Complementary Medicine/Therapies -- Consent -- Complex Needs -- Development -- Disability Studies -- Employment -- Empowerment -- Epilepsy -- Ethnicity -- Forensic Services -- Friendships and Social Networks -- Health Services -- Inclusion (Social) -- Intelligence -- Learning -- Life Skills -- Life Story -- Loss -- Mental Health -- Multi-Agency and Multi-Professional Services -- Nursing -- Older People -- Parenthood -- Parents and Families -- Person-Centred Planning -- Physical Health -- Psychological Therapies -- Rights -- Service Philosophy -- Service Quality -- Service User Voice -- Sexuality -- Social Care -- Social Model of Disability -- Spirituality -- Transition -- Values -- Vulnerability.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary Key Concepts in Learning Disabilities is a handy guide to the topics you need to know about whether studying or working in the field of learning disabilities. The A-Z format allows you to "dip in" and quickly find relevant information on topics ranging from Autism to Rights and from Advocacy to Challenging Behaviors.
Form Also available in print.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Learning disabilities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Talbot, Pat, editor.
Astbury, Geoff, editor.
Mason, Tom, 1950- editor.
Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Other Form: Print version: 1848606354 9781848606357 (DLC) 2009929033 xvii, 274 pages : illustrations
ISBN 9781848606340 print
9781848606357 print
9781784028541 electronic version

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