By Sally Hodges
An advent to conception and a few time spent puzzling over various existence phases, own histories, providing difficulties and courting concerns will offer a useful advent to the emotional worlds of individuals with studying disabilities.' - from the Foreword by means of Sheila Hollins, Professor of Psychiatry of studying incapacity, St George's medical institution scientific institution, college of London.
Counselling Adults with studying Disabilities attracts on a psychodynamic framework to convey toegher present rules and considering in an approachable and functional manner. via vibrant scientific fabric and case examples, the publication creatively illustrates how advanced theories may be translated into scientific perform. universal difficulties are tackled and addressed inside a lifespan framework, with awareness given to key matters such as:
· psychological illness
· hard behabiour
· sexual relationships
· relationships with friends, households and staff.
Additionally, given the expanding significance of evidence-based pratice, the booklet concludes with a assessment of the literature within the region of studying disabilities, and its efficacy.
SALLY HODGES is a specialist medical Psychologist on the Tavistock health center with their studying Disabilities provider. formerly she labored for studying disabilities providers in Redbridge and Plymouth.
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