Health Needs of People with Learning Disability

1st Edition

The Public Health Agenda

Authors:

  • Sharon Pickering
  • Jeannette Thompson
  • 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:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Print ISBN:
    9780702025327
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702037566