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Overcoming My Learning Disabilities

Overcoming My Learning Disabilities | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
October is Learning Disability Awareness Month. This is part of my story. It was 1983. I will never forget my five years as one among many other sequestered kids stamped with the label of learning ...
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Social Workers get new practice guidance on working with people ...

Social Workers get new practice guidance on working with people ... | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Senior_Confused. Following the publication of the Winterborne View 'concordat' December 2012, it was agreed that the College of Social Work, in collaboration with other key groups and organisations, would produce ...
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14 Mental Health Tips for Children with Learning Disabilities

14 Mental Health Tips for Children with Learning Disabilities | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
A Mental health illness affects up to 40% of people with learning disabilities, compared to 25% of people in the general population. Social issues, such as lack of friends or fewer opportunities in...

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A chance for people with learning disabilities to lead more active social lives

A chance for people with learning disabilities to lead more active social lives | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Gig Buddies pairs people with learning disabilities up with a buddy who accompanies them to events in the evening
Gig Buddies, an innovative Sussex project, is giving people with learning disabilities the chance to go to music gigs in the evenings.

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Twitter / PictureEuphoria: Dog trying to cheer up a boy ...

Twitter / PictureEuphoria: Dog trying to cheer up a boy ... | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Dog trying to cheer up a boy with Down's Syndrome http://t.co/knFalg41aC
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Positive public attitudes found in Irish survey to the expression of ...

Positive public attitudes found in Irish survey to the expression of ... | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Couple_hug2. Supporting adults with learning disabilities to express their sexuality and form intimate relationships is an area that continues to challenge provider organisations. One of the factors that impacts on this is public ...
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Learning Disabilities History | Evolution of LD Terms, Perception - NCLD

Learning Disabilities History | Evolution of LD Terms, Perception - NCLD | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Learning Disabilities History – How has special education and the perception of LD evolved since the 1960s? See our timeline of LD history and terminology. (RT @LDorg: When did the term "learning disabilities" first come into play?
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Sex education: young people with learning disabilities are being left out - The Guardian

Sex education: young people with learning disabilities are being left out - The Guardian | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
The Guardian Sex education: young people with learning disabilities are being left out The Guardian Leno has recently joined the team of "site experts" at Netbuddy, delivering sex and relationships advice online to parents and carers of people with...
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'Group living is a poor substitute to having your own home for people with learning disabilities' - Adult Care Blog

'Group living is a poor substitute to having your own home for people with learning disabilities' - Adult Care Blog | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Group living inhibits social inclusion for people with learning disabilities says David Williams, chief executive of Ability Housing Association How can we explain away the fact that a woman with learning disabilities developed a vocabulary of just...

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Understanding Klinefelter Syndrome: What is it, its Cause, Symptoms and Diagnosis – With Pictures

Understanding Klinefelter Syndrome: What is it, its Cause, Symptoms and Diagnosis – With Pictures | Learning Disabilities | Scoop.it
Among of the most known genetic disorders caused by chromosomal abnormalities are Down’s syndrome (which is also known as trisomy 21), Turner syndrome and Klinefelter syndrome – which will be the central topic of discussion for this hub.

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