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Learning Disabilities physiotherapy news

The latest news relevant to learning disabilities physiotherapy.

  • 13 July 2018
    We hope that people can take just 30 minutes to make up a Poster to show off the good work they have done this year. If you dont know where to start then don’t panic, we’ve attached a guide (below) on how to do it, and its actually quite easy! Please don...
  • 13 July 2018
    The closing date for this years event is 31st July so time is running out to get your applications sent in. The event has got a really good Programme which is very relevant to anyone who works in the Learning Disability field so its a...
  • 29 June 2018
    Basically only those people who have been onto their CSP online account and updated their preferences to include Learning Disabilities communications will now be receiving ACPPLD messages. If you ignored the CSP emails or did amend your profile but did...
  • 6 June 2018
    The garden party was hosted on behalf of The Queen by HRH Princess Royal, HRH Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on a day when the sun shone brightly. There were four Chartered Society of Physiotherapy representatives given the honour...
  • 14 May 2018
    The week is promoted and led by the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability and more information about the event can be found at: https://www.scld.org.uk/learning-disability-week/learning-disability-week-2018-generation/
  • 10 May 2018
    Public Health England have this week published a guidance document which aims to help health and social care professionals and family carers learn more about how to support the postural care needs of people with learning disabilities who are at risk of...
  • 17 April 2018
    The Allied Health Professions and Dance Movement Psychotherapy (DMP) are key players in providing health treatment and intervention to people with a learning disability including those with behaviours that challenge. These professions are therefore well-...
  • 17 April 2018
    The Annual Learning event section of this website now contains the application form and a provisional programme. The programme is not yet finalised with timings as some speakers are still to be confirmed and the AGM has yet to be scheduled in, however it...
  • 8 March 2018
     an infographic for the top ten priorities, as well as a list of the full 65 questions ranked in order.   More information can be found on the JLA Physiotherapy Priorities webpages and these will be kept updated with future...
  • 22 February 2018
      Training could save lives of 1,200 learning disabled people A lack of training for health professionals could be contributing to 1,200 avoidable deaths of people with a learning disability in England each year, research by Mencap has...
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