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Intellectual disability

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  1. Personalisation in Practice

    Personalisation in Practice

    Supporting Young People with Disabilities through the Transition to Adulthood

    Suzie Franklin with Helen Sanderson

    Accessibly written, this book shows how person-centred planning tools and individual budgets work in practice. Drawing on the experience of supporting a young woman with autism and learning difficulties through the transition into adulthood, the authors clearly explain how the ideas discussed can be applied to a variety of circumstances. Learn More
    2013, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.02in / 228mm x 153mm, 128pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-443-0
    2013, Ebook, ePUB, 128pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-816-9
  2. How to Break Bad News to People with Intellectual Disabilities

    How to Break Bad News to People with Intellectual Disabilities

    A Guide for Carers and Professionals

    Irene Tuffrey-Wijne

    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. Learn More
    2012, Paperback / softback, 8.94in x 5.94in / 227mm x 151mm, 192pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-280-1
    2012, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-583-0
  3. Using Intensive Interaction with a Person with a Social or Communicative Impairment

    Using Intensive Interaction with a Person with a Social or Communicative Impairment

    Graham Firth and Mark Barber

    The authors explain clearly how to prepare for, carry out and reflect on the use of Intensive Interaction with a client or family member. A multitude of key questions are addressed. In the final section they consider some of the wider implications of the approach. Learn More
    2010, Paperback / softback, 9.13in x 6.14in / 232mm x 156mm, 160pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-109-5
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-291-4
  4. Authentic Dialogue with Persons who are Developmentally Disabled

    Authentic Dialogue with Persons who are Developmentally Disabled

    Sad Without Tears

    Jennifer Hill

    It has often been assumed that people with developmental disabilities are incapable of expressing or acquiring the level of emotional insight necessary to engage in any kind of therapy. This book explodes this myth, challenging mental health professionals and families to engage in genuine dialogue with people who are developmentally disabled. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.46in x 6.26in / 215mm x 159mm, 128pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-016-6
    2009, Ebook, PDF, 128pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-952-1
  5. Multisensory Rooms and Environments

    Multisensory Rooms and Environments

    Controlled Sensory Experiences for People with Profound and Multiple Disabilities

    Susan Fowler

    Designed use with people with multiple disabilities, this photocopiable resource explains the theory underlying multisensory environments. It outlines the practicalities of planning, setting up and equipping a multisensory space, and features useful checklists and tools for creating multisensory experiences in both designed and everyday settings. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 11.65in x 8.27in / 296mm x 210mm, 256pp, £35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-462-9
    2008, Ebook, PDF, 256pp, £35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-809-8
  6. Supportive Parenting

    Supportive Parenting

    Becoming an Advocate for Your Child with Special Needs

    Jan Starr Campito

    When Jan Campito entered the world of special needs, she trusted the experts to tell her what was wrong, and how to proceed to help her children. As she realized that no one else was stepping in to obtain appropriate help, she decided to take on that responsibility. Here Jan shares some of her experiences and what she has learnt in the process. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.33in x 6.18in / 237mm x 157mm, 256pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-851-1
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 256pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-663-6
  7. Mothering Special Needs

    Mothering Special Needs

    A Different Maternal Journey

    Anna Karin Kingston

    With personal accounts from mothers themselves, this book encourages women who have children with special needs to recognize and express their own aspirations and needs for self-fulfilment. It addresses the social construction of motherhood, discussing issues such as mother-blame in the context of raising a child with a learning disability. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.06in x 6.26in / 230mm x 159mm, 208pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-543-5
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 208pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-633-9
  8. Different Dads

    Different Dads

    Fathers' Stories of Parenting Disabled Children

    Edited by Jill Harrison, Matthew Henderson and Rob Leonard

    Fathers of disabled children can feel overlooked when the focus of much parenting support is aimed at mothers. Different Dads is a collection of inspiring personal testimonies written by fathers of children with a disability who reflect on their own experiences and offer advice to others on the challenges of raising a child with a disability. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.18in / 228mm x 157mm, 176pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-454-4
    2007, Ebook, ePUB, 176pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-621-6
  9. Speaking Up

    Speaking Up

    A Plain Text Guide to Advocacy 4-volume set

    John Tufail and Kate Lyon

    Advocacy for people with disabilities is about empowering people - gaining rights for individuals, access to services, inclusion in society and their own voice. Speaking Up is a set of four guide books designed to give people with a disability the knowledge and advice needed to approach self-advocacy with confidence. Learn More
    2007, 4pp
  10. Advocacy in Action

    Advocacy in Action

    The Fourth Book of Speaking Up: A Plain Text Guide to Advocacy

    John Tufail and Kate Lyon

    This book looks at problems that can occur in an advocacy partnership, such as dependency on the advocate and conflict between partners. It also discusses advocacy and the law. It is illustrated with colour drawings and case studies showing the positive results of self-advocacy on the individuals themselves, as well as on their families and carers. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 0.04in x 0.04in / 1mm x 1mm, 72pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-478-0
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 72pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-603-2

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