Jul 07

This work, while written by an academician, is an uncomplicated resource of information that will serve as a quick study for parents who have been introduced to the concept of special education for the firs time. While students and professionals may find this information controversial, they too may gain some insight into environmental influences upon learning that may serve them well during the assessment process. Part I is an introduction to the environmental in… More >>

Learning Disabilities

Jul 05

Learning disabilities and mental health: a nursing perspective provides an evidence-based perspective on care of individuals with learning disabilities and mental health problems. Around 30% to 40% of people with learning disabilities will experience mental health disorders during their lives. Many learning disability nurses and a significant number of mental health nurses are in daily contact with this group, and their complex needs are not often well understood… More >>

Learning Disabilities and Mental Health: A Nursing Perspective

Jul 02

In this thought-provoking book, Jan Walmsley and Kelley Johnson discuss participative approaches to research and provide an up-to-date account of inclusive practice with individuals with learning disabilities. Drawing on evidence from two major studies, they explain how lessons learnt from inclusive research in the learning disability field are applicable to others working with marginalized groups. The authors examine the origins and the process of inclusive researc… More >>

Inclusive Research With People With Learning Disabilities: Past, Present, and Futures

Jun 30

Now available in paperback with updated new Supreme Court rulings, this practical manual offers essential information and guidance for anyone involved with ADA issues in higher education settings. Fundamental principles and actual clinical and administrative procedures are outlined for evaluating, documenting, and accommodating a wide range of mental and physical impairments. Contributors draw upon extensive hands-on experience with managing ADA issues. Through… More >>

Accommodations in Higher Education under the Americans with Disabilities Act: A No-Nonsense Guide for Clinicians, Educators, Administrators, and Lawyers

Jun 29

Featuring contributions from professionals working and researching in a wide variety of fields, the book provides invaluable information, support, and guidance on educating a child with Fragile X…. More >>

Educating Children with Fragile X Syndrome: A Multi-Professional View

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