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Journal article

Out of sight, out of mind

Author:
PHILPOT Terry
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 22.11.90, 1990, pp.16-19.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Whatever the rate of change elsewhere in Czechoslovakia, for people with learning difficulties the future looks decidedly bleak.

Journal article

Guaranteeing good value

Author:
NEATE Polly
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 25.10.90, 1990, pp.32-33.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Reports on the work of the Norah Fry Research Centre.

Journal article

The basic tenet

Author:
McGEE J.
Journal article citation:
Nursing Times, 8.8.90, 1990, pp.68-72.
Publisher:
Nursing Times

Argues that the essence of "gentle teaching" lies in inter-actions with people who exhibit challenging behaviours based on unconditional value giving.

Journal article

The emperor's new clothes?

Author:
TURNBULL J.
Journal article citation:
Nursing Times, 8.8.90, 1990, pp.64-65, 68.
Publisher:
Nursing Times

The author claims that "gentle teaching" for people with challenging behaviour is based on existing behaviour modification procedures.

Journal article

Blinded by the light

Author:
WARD Linda
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 19.7.90, 1990, pp.18-19.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Looks at the level of 'colour-blindness' in services for mentally handicapped people.

Journal article

On the right road to Dublin

Author:
KING Jane
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 15.3.90, 1990, pp.28-29.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Open Road in Dublin is a three-year project which has placed twelve young men and women with learning difficulties in 'real' as opposed to sheltered employment.

Journal article

With a little help from my friends

Author:
KING Jane
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 8.3.90, 1990, pp.20-21.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Reports on supported employment projects which have lifted expectations of people with learning difficulties.

Book

Keeping it safe: self-advocacy by people with learning difficulties and the professional response

Author:
DOWSON Steve
Publisher:
Values into Action
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
24p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Challenges many of the ideas and practices associated with self-advocacy.

Book

Relief care in the Malvern Hills area: a users' perspective

Author:
HEREFORD AND WORCESTER. Social Services Department
Publisher:
Hereford and Worcester. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
46p.,diags.
Place of publication:
Worcester

Survey of service and potential service users, designed to aid decision making for the future organisation of relief care services.

Book

The organisation and development of the Rhondda Vanguard Service

Editor:
MacDONALD Ian
Publisher:
Brunel University. Institute of Organisation and Social Studies
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
122p., maps, diags.
Place of publication:
Uxbridge

A collaborative study, written by researchers and service providers. Describes and analyses models of service for the mentally handicapped which were developed in Rhondda. Gives examples of these in practice.

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