Health Needs of People with Learning Disability - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780702025327, 9780702037566

Health Needs of People with Learning Disability

1st Edition

The Public Health Agenda

Editors: Jeannette Thompson Sharon Pickering
Paperback ISBN: 9780702025327
eBook ISBN: 9780702037566
Imprint: Bailièrre Tindall
Published Date: 22nd June 2001
Page Count: 368
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Description

  1. Concepts of Health. 2. Influences on Health. 3. Health needs and people who have a learning disability. 4. Health promotion a strategy for meeting the health needs of people who have a learning disability. 5. Accessing health information. 6. Policy and legislative framework. 7. New public health agenda. 8. Analysis of need. 9. Self value and self worth. 10. Physical health needs. 11. Sexual health. 12. Mental health. 13. Transitions. 14. Valued occupation. 15. Working withcarers. 16. Working with communities. 17. Inter professional and multi agency working.

Table of Contents

  1. Concepts of Health. 2. Influences on Health. 3. Health needs and people who have a learning disability. 4. Health promotion a strategy for meeting the health needs of people who have a learning disability. 5. Accessing health information. 6. Policy and legislative framework. 7. New public health agenda. 8. Analysis of need. 9. Self value and self worth. 10. Physical health needs. 11. Sexual health. 12. Mental health. 13. Transitions. 14. Valued occupation. 15. Working withcarers. 16. Working with communities. 17. Inter professional and multi agency working.

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Bailièrre Tindall 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
eBook ISBN:
9780702037566
Paperback ISBN:
9780702025327

About the Editor

Jeannette Thompson

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, Learning Disabilities Nursing, University of York, York, UK

Sharon Pickering

Affiliations and Expertise

Project Manager, NHSE, Trent, UK