Tag Archives: People With Learning Disabilities Who Develop Dementia

World Mental Health Day (Department of Health / MHF / NHS England / Health Foundation)

Summary Today is World Mental Health Day. Full Text Link Reference Osterloh, M. (2015). World Mental Health Day and the power of small gestures. London: Department of Health, October 10th 2015. This is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation (MHF): … Continue reading

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Premature Deaths of People with Learning Difficulties (Norah Fry Research Centre)

Summary The “Confidential inquiry into the premature deaths of people with learning difficulties” report has been produced as a result of a three-year study into the premature deaths in people with learning difficulties. Researchers from the Bristol University’s Norah Fry … Continue reading

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Guidance on the Assessment, Diagnosis, Treatment and Support of People With Learning Disabilities Who Develop Dementia (CR155)

Summary This guideline on the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and support of people with learning disabilities who develop dementia was co-published by the British Psychological Society and the Royal College of Psychiatrists in September 2009. The purpose of this report is to enable persons … Continue reading

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