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  1. 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
  2. Active Support

    Active Support

    Enabling and Empowering People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Jim Mansell and Julie Beadle-Brown

    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. Learn More
    2012, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.42in / 229mm x 163mm, 224pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-111-8
    2012, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-300-3
  3. Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability

    Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability

    A Social Approach

    Andrea Hollomotz

    People with learning difficulties are considerably more likely to experience sexual violence than those without, and for this reason they are often described as 'vulnerable'. This book argues that treating adults with learning difficulties as 'vulnerable' leaves them with fewer of the skills which are needed to protect themselves from harm. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.02in / 229mm x 153mm, 192pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-167-5
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-381-2
  4. A Theological Diagnosis

    A Theological Diagnosis

    A New Direction on Genetic Therapy, 'Disability' and the Ethics of Healing

    Matt Edmonds

    Matt Edmonds makes a vital critique of contemporary efforts to remove 'disability' from the world around us. Surveying the logic and language of both secular and religious health movements, he highlights the misplaced generalisations and dubious values that cumulatively serve to undermine individual inclusion and well-being on a day-to-day basis. Learn More
    2010, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.14in / 229mm x 156mm, 208pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-998-3
    2011, Ebook, PDF, 208pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-496-3
  5. 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
  6. Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Encouraging Inclusion and Participation

    Tim Clement and Christine Bigby

    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. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 288pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-645-6
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 288pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-205-1
  7. Job Success for Persons with Developmental Disabilities

    Job Success for Persons with Developmental Disabilities

    David B. Wiegan

    In the USA alone, there are roughly three million individuals living with a developmental disability, but less than a third are active in the labour market. This book provides a comprehensive approach to developing a successful jobs program for persons with developmental disabilities, drawn from the author's extensive experience and real success. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.94in x 6.14in / 227mm x 156mm, 160pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-922-8
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-187-0
  8. Activities for Adults with Learning Disabilities

    Activities for Adults with Learning Disabilities

    Having Fun, Meeting Needs

    Helen Sonnet and Ann Taylor

    This valuable resource for people working with adults with learning disabilities provides over 60 sessions of fun activities that aim to entertain and stimulate the minds of people with learning disabilities. The sessions are divided into different types of activity including cookery, arts and crafts, drama and dance, and outside events. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.06in / 228mm x 154mm, 160pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-975-4
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-962-0
  9. 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
  10. Challenges to the Human Rights of People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Challenges to the Human Rights of People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Edited by Frances Owen and Dorothy Griffiths

    This book provides a multidisciplinary examination of human rights and the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. It combines historical, psychological, philosophical, social, educational, medical and legal perspectives to form a unique and insightful account of the subject. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 8.90in x 6.06in / 226mm x 154mm, 288pp, £35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-590-9
    2008, Ebook, ePUB, 288pp, £35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-886-9

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