Learning Disabilities

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Edited by Anne Markwick, RNLD, BA(Hons) and Alan Parrish, RNLD
Themes and Perspectives
ISBN
9780750649568
Stock Status
Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for delivery
Publication Date
30-04-2003
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This book provides a practical look at how the care of those with learning disabilities is changing from an autocratic to a democratic approach, encouraging clients to become more responsible for their own treatment regimes.

Key Features
  • A practice-focused guide to the implementation of patient-centred care for learning-disabled clients

  • Studies based on real cases relate chapter themes to clinical practice

  • Discusses sensitive issues such as sexuality and spirituality, opening new avenues to enhanced care in difficult circumstances
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780750649568
Table of Content Foreword; Introduction; Abuse; Sexuality; Dual Diagnosis; Health Promotion; Moving On; Bereavement and Loss; Community; Education; Day Services; Planning, monitoring; Spirituality; Conclusion.
Author Information Edited by Anne Markwick, RNLD, BA(Hons), Director of Nursing/Principal Lecturer (Joint Appointment); and Alan Parrish, RNLD, Independent Nurse Practitioner, Surrey, UK.
Pages 218
Publication Date 30-04-2003
Stock Status Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for delivery
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