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Support for Children in Mainstream Education
: As a parent, you may feel that your child, despite their difficulties, may benefit from mainstream education within an all-abilities…
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The Special Educational Needs and Disability Act
: When the government published their Valuing People white paper in 2001, they clearly outlined their desire to protect and…
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Social Inclusion and Learning Disabilities
: Historically, people of all ages with learning disabilities have faced poor life chances, largely due to social exclusion. They’ve…
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: Challenging behaviour can occur in people with dementia and psychosis, but is also sometimes apparent in those with a learning disability. It can commonly occur…
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The Human Rights Act and Learning Disabilities
: The Human Rights Act 1998 became law in Britain in October 2000, meaning that fundamental freedoms and rights are now legally…
[972 views in Dec]
How Dyspraxia Affects Learning
: Dyspraxia is a disorder associated with the area of motor skill development. Dyspraxia is a life-long condition that occurs in about two percent of the…
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Re: Support for Parents of People With A Learning Disability
I don't have a comment, just a question: I am a manager of a residential care home for adults…
2 December 2013
Re: Further Education for People With Learning Disabilities
Hello, Thnak you for the help you can provide to learning disable people. My son Daniel, is…
28 October 2013
Re: Vulnerable Adults and Protection from Crime
I need your advice on what to do.My eldest brother,CONTROLLED orphaned learning disabled nephew, to open a…
13 October 2013
Re: Becoming a Parent with Learning Disabilities
I work as a community learning disability nurse in Warwickshire. I feel there is a real need in the area to…
11 October 2013
Re: How Dyspraxia Affects Learning
Re: dyspraxia. My son has this condition. In an early pregnancy scan they found chloric plexus cysts but on a layer one, no…
9 September 2013
Re: British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD)
Are you aware interactive wipeboards being used at home for LD - any info in this area would be really…
10 June 2013
Re: What Is a Learning Disability?
How do I find out if I have learning difficulties?
20 May 2013
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