Resource - Supporting Dementia in LD 'Jenny's Diary'
Jenny’s Diary is a free booklet and a set of postcards aimed at supporting conversations about dementia with people who have a learning (intellectual) disability. Conversations about dementia are never easy. All dementia strategies in the UK state that everyone is entitled to know of their diagnosis
Useful posters & Leaflets
Posters and leaflets which may be of use to members or may give ideas to inspire your own versions. Please let us know if you have a poster or leaflet you are willing to share and we will upload it to this section
National LD Professional Senate briefing paper
The importance of the work of Community Learning Disabilities Health Teams has been brought to the fore through the results of the Winterbourne View review and Confidential Inquiry into Premature Deaths in people with learning disabilities.
In response to this The National LD Professional Senate has
RNIB Top Tips cards
The topics covered on the top tips cards are:
Environmental tips to help a person with a learning disability and sight loss.
Mobility and guiding tips to support a person with a learning disability and sight loss.
Tips to help you communicate with a person who has a learning disability and sight los
Guidance on Manual Handling in Physiotherapy - 4th edition
4th Edition - CSP Guidance on Manual Handling in Physiotherapy
Members guide to ACPPLD website
A guide for ACPPLD members on what to find in each area of the ACPPLD website and how to get the most from it.
Good Communication Standards
Reasonable adjustments to communication that individuals with learning disability and/or autism should expect in specialist hospital and residential settings
CPD Habits series
The CPD habits series has been developed in response to member feedback for information, guidance and examples about CPD. It aims to highlight the knowledge, skills and behaviours (collectively referred to as ‘habits’) that are required to engage critically with the CPD cycle and achieve CPD excelle
Grampian Learning Disability Physiotherapy Service review
A snapshot review of the current caseload and physiotherapy interventions was conducted to allow for analysis of the service and evidence based practice used to assist with future service planning. This document describes the audit and full service review.Related discussion
Service Specifications -
Hospital Admissions That Should Not Happen
A report on preventable hospital admissions for People with Learning Disabilities in England