Staff training in the mental health needs of people with learning disabilities in the UK
Woodward, Peter and Halls, Sarah (2009) Staff training in the mental health needs of people with learning disabilities in the UK. Advances in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, 3 (2). 15 -19. ISSN 1753-0180 (Print) 2042-8332 (Online)Full text not available from this repository.
This paper gives a general overview of some of the factors involved in the training and knowledge of learning disabilities staff relating to mental health. Early indications from research have shown that training may be effective as a way of addressing these problems, but further research and clear guidance on best practice in implementing staff training are needed in this important area.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||mental health, learning disabilities, staff training|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RT Nursing|
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care|
School of Health & Social Care > Family Care & Mental Health Department
|Last Modified:||31 Mar 2011 18:20|
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