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Category: Specific Populations - Intellectual Disability
Updated on: 11-Jun-2016

The link to the website for IHC is http://www.ihc.org.nz .

Contributor: Shereen  Moloney - 04 Jul 2016, 3:51 PM

People with ID and dementia - DIAGNOSIS & SUPPORT

You can access guidance from the British Psychological Society (BPS) on the assessment, diagnosis, interventions and support for people with intellectual disabilities who develop dementia here http://www.bps.org.uk/system/files/Public%20files/rep77_dementia_and_id.pdf

You can access more information from BPS on issues to do with people with intellectual disabilities who develop dementia here http://beta.bps.org.uk/search/site/dementia%20and%20people%20with%20intellectual%20disabilities

A presentation by Dr Karen Dodds, BPS, Chair of the Dementia Working Party entitled Good Practice Guidance on the Assessment, Diagnosis, Intervention and Support for People with Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia. is on this page.


Contributor: Shereen  Moloney - 25 Nov 2016, 3:32 PM