Whitaker, Simon (2004) Learning disabilities registers: Who should we register and why? Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Research and Practice, 1 (1). pp. 45-51. ISSN 1743-6885
|PDF - Published Version |
Download (131kB) | Preview
The paper considers the advantages and disadvantages of setting up a register of people with learning disabilities. It is noted that one major problem in setting up such a register is that we do not know who the majority of people with a learning disability are. It is suggested that any register needs to define clearly who is being registered, have all or nearly all the people who fit that definition registered and
have an appropriate update system for the register.
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology|
|Schools:||School of Human and Health Sciences|
School of Human and Health Sciences > Centre for Applied Psychological Research
School of Human and Health Sciences > Centre for Health and Social Care Research
|Depositing User:||Simon Whitaker|
|Date Deposited:||14 Jul 2009 10:28|
|Last Modified:||15 Aug 2013 12:51|
Downloader CountriesMore statistics for this item...
Item control for Repository Staff only: