Support - Learning Disability Today https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk Supporting professionals working in learning disability and autism services Tue, 02 Apr 2024 13:30:08 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.3.1 Mental health support for people with learning disabilities https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/events/past-events/mental-health-support-for-people-with-learning-disabilities/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mental-health-support-for-people-with-learning-disabilities Tue, 12 Mar 2024 14:06:30 +0000 https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/?p=40647 LDT MH Support Webinar - 600x150

Recorded on 27th March 2024, presented by Professor Eddie Chaplin. This webinar will review prevention, assessment, and management of mental health problems in people with learning disabilities. It will also provide guidance on adaptations to treatment and how best to find the right services for individuals.

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The value of owning meaningful possessions: “the medal makes me happy when I look at it” https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/leisure/2019-the-value-of-owning-meaningful-possessions-the-medal-makes-me-happy-when-i-look-at-it/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=2019-the-value-of-owning-meaningful-possessions-the-medal-makes-me-happy-when-i-look-at-it Wed, 31 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/2019-the-value-of-owning-meaningful-possessions-the-medal-makes-me-happy-when-i-look-at-it Cared for graphic - top answers

Having their own possessions can bring a sense of independence and control that people with learning disabilities are deprived of all too often. Darren Devine hears how an art exhibition tells the stories behind these meaningful possessions and their owners.

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“We have to be unafraid to say things aren’t good enough”, says Minister for Health and Social Care https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/news/we-have-to-not-be-afraid-to-say-things-aren-t-good-enough-says-minister-of-state-for-the-department-of-health-and-social-care/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=we-have-to-not-be-afraid-to-say-things-aren-t-good-enough-says-minister-of-state-for-the-department-of-health-and-social-care Tue, 05 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/we-have-to-not-be-afraid-to-say-things-aren-t-good-enough-says-minister-of-state-for-the-department-of-health-and-social-care Cared for graphic - top answers

In a round-table discussion in parliament, Caroline Dinenage, Minister of State for Care, Department of Health and Social Care, calls for a "culture change" in relation to providing people with the right support.

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The Bradley Report and the Criminal Justice Workforce. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/news/the-bradley-report-and-the-criminal-justice-workforce/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-bradley-report-and-the-criminal-justice-workforce Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/the-bradley-report-and-the-criminal-justice-workforce This paper examines what justice workers need to help them to help to implement the 82 recommendations of Lord Bradley's review of how the justice system supports people with mental health problems or learning disabilities. [13-Apr-2010]

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Challenging Behaviour: A Guide for Family Carers on Getting the Right Support for Adults. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/challenging-behaviour/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-adults/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-adults Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-adults An "At A Glance" briefing paper, produced by the Social Care Institute for Excellence in conjunction with the Challenging Behaviour Foundation. [11-Mar-2011]

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Challenging Behaviour: A Guide for Family Carers on Getting the Right Support for Teenagers. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/challenging-behaviour/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-teenagers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-teenagers Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-teenagers An "At A Glance" briefing paper, produced by the Social Care Institute for Excellence in conjunction with the Challenging Behaviour Foundation. [11-March-2011]

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Positive Practice, Positive Outcomes. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/health/positive-practice-positive-outcomes/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=positive-practice-positive-outcomes Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/positive-practice-positive-outcomes A handbook for professionals in the criminal justice system working with offenders with learning disabilities. [03-Mar-2011]

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Challenging Behaviour: A Guide for Family Carers on Getting the Right Support for Children. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/challenging-behaviour/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-children/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-children Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/challenging-behaviour-a-guide-for-family-carers-on-getting-the-right-support-for-children An "At A Glance" briefing paper, produced by the Social Care Institute for Excellence in conjunction with the Challenging Behaviour Foundation. [11-Mar-2011]

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Case Studies: Additional Support Needs. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/topic/lived-experience/case-studies-additional-support-needs/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=case-studies-additional-support-needs Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/case-studies-additional-support-needs Four case studies, from Learning and Teaching Scotland, on supporting learners with additional support needs. [25-Aug-2011]

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Support for Families with Disabled Children. https://www.learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk/news/support-for-families-with-disabled-children/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=support-for-families-with-disabled-children Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://ldt.pavilion-development.co.uk/support-for-families-with-disabled-children A Care Quality Commission review of how the health care needs of disabled children and young people are met by the commisisoners and providers of health care in England. [26-Mar-2012]

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