Learning Disabilities - 5th Edition

Learning Disabilities

5th Edition

Towards Inclusion

Editors: Bob Gates
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone


This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is the authoritative textbook for students of learning disabilities covering a wide variety of topics. It is relevant not only for nursing courses, but also for care workers, OTs, and other professional and non-professional carers. The new edition has been completely updated and includes the latest evidence for practice. There are new chapters which means the book provides comprehensive coverage of learning disablities throughout a person's life. There are also new contributors, including people with learning disabilities. Each chapter is supported by information on further reading and other resources.


Churchill Livingstone
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About the Editors

Bob Gates Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of Learning Disability, Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Berkshire, UK