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People with Dementia Speak Out
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edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
In People with Dementia Speak Out, twenty-three people from diverse backgrounds share their experiences of living with dementia. The contributors are honest about the frustrations and fears they face, but overall there is remarkably little self-pity and a great deal of optimism. The personal accounts demonstrate t...
edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
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The Invisible Patients
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produced by Patrick O'Connor, 1943- (Pass Christian, MS: Whetstone Road, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
THE INVISIBLE PATIENTS pulls back the curtain on a hidden population of nearly 5 million homebound and home-limited individuals who are unable to access the healthcare system due to a combination of functional impairment, chronic illness and poverty.Their stories ask us all to wrestle with not just healthcare poli...
produced by Patrick O'Connor, 1943- (Pass Christian, MS: Whetstone Road, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
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Achieving Successful Transitions for Young People with Disabilities: A Practical Guide
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presented by Natalie Lackenby, fl. 2015 and Jill Hughes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
This best practice guide provides a blueprint for managing seamless transitions between services for young people aged 16-25 with additional needs, including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, complex health needs and sensory impairments. The authors cover a wide range of transitions, including moving f...
presented by Natalie Lackenby, fl. 2015 and Jill Hughes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Crime and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Myths and Mechanisms
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presented by Neil Brewer, fl. 2005 and Robyn Young, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
Having Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can - given certain situational conditions - make individuals more vulnerable to becoming caught up in criminal activity and vulnerable to unfavourable interactions once in the criminal justice system. Guided by empirical research, psychological theory and illustrative case st...
presented by Neil Brewer, fl. 2005 and Robyn Young, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
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A Practical Guide to the Mental Capacity Act 2005: Putting the Principles of the Act into Practice
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written by Jakki Cowley, fl. 2015; presented by Matthew Graham, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 194 page(s)
This book provides a theory-to-practice breakdown of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and what its implications are for health and social care workers. Informative and accessible, it provides a clear depiction of the ethos behind the Act and offers instruction for its effective, lawful and person-centred application....
written by Jakki Cowley, fl. 2015; presented by Matthew Graham, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 194 page(s)
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Supporting Disabled People with their Sexual Lives
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presented by Tuppy Owens, 1944- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
Many health and social care professionals today feel untrained, fearful and ill-equipped to support their disabled patients, clients and service users in their sexual lives. The result is that disabled people can be left feeling frustrated and afraid that their sexual needs will be forever unrecognised and unmet....
presented by Tuppy Owens, 1944- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
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The Working Originals, Cody and Todd
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 11 mins
Cody and Todd followed two very different paths to employment and continue to thrive with the help of their families.
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 11 mins
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The Working Originals, Junaid and Nicole
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 12 mins
Junaid and Nicole, two kind and irrepressible spirits, show that success is a product of hard work and determination..
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 12 mins
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The Working Originals, Kyle and Brodie
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 11 mins
Join Kyle and Brodie, two men with intellectual disabilities, as they overcome their challenges in finding employment.
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 11 mins
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The Working Originals, Sara
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 10 mins
Sara was the first to be employed through the Abilities @ Work program and insists on living her life on her own terms.
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions, in The Working Originals (Edmonton, AB: Brandy Y Productions, 2015), 10 mins
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