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  1.  Working Towards Independence

    Working Towards Independence

    A Practical Guide to Teaching People with Learning Disabilities

    Janet Carr and Suzanne Collins

    The authors describe, in non-technical language, the application of behavioural psychology to the teaching, care and development of adults with learning disabilities. It is the first text which provides both a theoretical background and well described examples for practical, hands-on work specifically with adults. Learn More
    1992, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp, $36.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-140-4
  2.  Listen To Me

    Listen To Me

    Communicating the Needs of People with Profound Intellectual and Multiple Disabilities

    Pat Fitton

    This book is written for those who have responsibilities for people with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities. It considers how to cope with the complex problems of someone with this level of disability, interpret their needs, and maintain effective contact with all the professionals and organisations who deal with them. Learn More
    1993, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 200pp, $34.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-244-9
  3.  'Share the Care'

    'Share the Care'

    An Evaluation of a Family-Based Respite Care Service

    Kirsten Stalker

    'Share the Care' examines the different ways in which respite care schemes operate, focusing in particular on the Share-the-Care service in Lothian and the experience of parents of children with learning difficulties of using the scheme, respite carers, families facing an extended wait for respite and families who withdraw from the scheme. Learn More
    1994, Hardback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 160pp, $55.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-038-4
  4.  Social Work: Disabled People and Disabling Environments

    Social Work: Disabled People and Disabling Environments

    Edited by Michael Oliver

    This book redefines the issue of disability as a social rather than an individual problem and considers the implications of this view for the provision of services and for social work practice. It looks at the experience of people with disabilities in society, and the influence that their organisations have had on service provision. Learn More
    1994, 208pp
  5.  Deafness and Mental Health

    Deafness and Mental Health

    John C Denmark

    This practical book, by one of the world's leading psychiatrists in work with deaf people, outlines the nature of the different kinds of deafness and covers both clinical and service aspects of working with deaf people. It is written for professionals in the mental health field also for all those who work in contact with deaf children and adults. Learn More
    1994, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 204pp
  6.  Language Development in Children with Disability and Special Needs

    Language Development in Children with Disability and Special Needs

    Performative Communication

    Irene Johansson

    This guide offers a programme to encourage language acquisition, and teach the child to use appropriate language and communication in differing situations. The author's early intervention programmes are widely practised in Sweden, and are based on the belief that language and communication develop as a key part of the child's overall development. Learn More
    1994, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 160pp
  7.  Home at Last

    Home at Last

    How Two Young Women with Profound Intellectual and Multiple Disabilities Achieved Their Own Home

    Pat Fitton, Carol O'Brien and Jean Willson

    This book is based on the conviction that people with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities have the right to an independent and meaningful lifestyle. Written by the parents of two young women with disabilities, it follows the attempts to help them achieve their dream of a home of their own, supported by twenty-four hour care. Learn More
    1995, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 200pp, $49.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-254-8
  8.  Developing Personal Safety Skills in Children with Disabilities

    Developing Personal Safety Skills in Children with Disabilities

    Freda Briggs

    Part I of this book provides the information needed for an understanding of personal safety skills, and the considerations peculiar to children with special needs. Possible approaches for their protection are introduced. Part II provides practical ideas for developing safety skills in children and young people with mild to severe disabilities. Learn More
    1995, 11.69in x 8.27in / 297mm x 210mm, 224pp
  9.  Children with Language Impairments

    Children with Language Impairments

    An Introduction

    Morag L. Donaldson

    This book is an important summary of current awareness of language impairments in children. It is argued that approaches to intervention need to be geared to the strengths and weaknesses of the individual child and therefore that they must be closely integrated with thorough, ongoing assessment procedures. Learn More
    1995, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 144pp
  10.  Invisible Victims

    Invisible Victims

    Crime and Abuse Against People with Learning Disabilities

    Christopher Williams

    Invisible Victims outlines the range and nature of crimes against people with learning difficulties, and the way the law does - or should - relate to these crimes. It discusses the sources of victimization and deals with prevention specifically from the perspective of learning disabilities. Learn More
    1995, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 160pp

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