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By Margaret Todd, Tony Gilbert

Learning Disabilities increases concerns that are of the most important significance to all healthiness care pros and scholars who paintings with individuals with a studying incapacity. The authors, senior nurse academics and practitioners within the box, study those matters, and the theoretical recommendations underpinning them, from a pragmatic point of view. They convey how complicated and interconnecting rules comparable to consumerism and selection, keep watch over and empowerment, expert selection strength will be utilized with genuine knowing. Learning Disabilities comprises * introductions and reasons of key ideas * useful instructions for care supply * particular case experiences * invaluable summaries of key issues

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However Teresa did not seem very keen on the idea and indicated that she wished to stay at home. Bryan suggested that he might be able to get some support for Mrs Barnes such as a laundry service and occasional help in the home. This did not get Mrs Barnes’s agreement as she felt that she would rather do the dirty washing herself. Bryan felt that the best course here would be to leave the family to consider the options and they would meet again in two weeks. Mr Barnes suggested that John and Clare might also be there to help them sort things out.

1984) Community Care and the Mentally Handicapped: Services for Mothers and their Mentally Handicapped Children, London: Croom Helm. Baldwin, S. Hattersley (eds) Mental Handicap Social Science Perspectives, London: Routledge. Blunden, R. Hattersley (eds) Mental Handicap Social Science Perspectives, London: Routledge. Carter, J. (1981) Day Services for Adults (Somewhere to Go), London: George Allen and Unwin. Services for people with a learning disability 23 Department of Education and Science (DES) (1978) Special Educational Needs: Report of the Committee of Enquiry of Handicapped Children and Young People (Chairman Warnock), London: HMSO.

The first surrounds the apparent failure of Keynesian economics to find solutions to the problems faced by Britain and the re-emergence of both poverty and unemployment. The second concerns the failure of the welfare state to meet the aspirations of all. Included within this is a growing voice of the users of services that seeks to challenge the institutional interests of welfare managers and professionals. The third focuses upon the apparent lack of morality in society with divorce, child abuse, civil unrest, violence and crime seemingly on the increase, and a breakdown of traditional values of respect and family life.

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