By Sally Hodges
An advent to thought and a few time spent puzzling over diversified lifestyles levels, own histories, providing difficulties and dating concerns will supply a useful advent to the emotional worlds of individuals with studying disabilities.' - from the Foreword through Sheila Hollins, Professor of Psychiatry of studying incapacity, St George's health center clinical college, college of London.
Counselling Adults with studying Disabilities attracts on a psychodynamic framework to convey toegher present rules and considering in an approachable and sensible method. via shiny medical fabric and case examples, the publication creatively illustrates how advanced theories will be translated into scientific perform. universal difficulties are tackled and addressed inside of a lifespan framework, with awareness given to key matters such as:
· psychological illness
· difficult behabiour
· sexual relationships
· relationships with friends, households and staff.
Additionally, given the expanding value of evidence-based pratice, the ebook concludes with a evaluate of the literature within the quarter of studying disabilities, and its efficacy.
SALLY HODGES is a expert scientific Psychologist on the Tavistock health facility with their studying Disabilities provider. formerly she labored for studying disabilities providers in Redbridge and Plymouth.
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