Available from the University of Birmingham, UK
Resources concerning managing problem behavior with medication:
- Problem Behaviour in Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: International Guide for Using Medication
- Using Medication to Manage Behaviour Problems Among Adults with a Learning Disability – quick reference guide
- Your guide to taking medicine for behaviour problems – easy read
- Possible audit questions
- Using medication to manage behaviour problems among adults with a learning disability – Main Recommendations
- LD Medications Guideline – University of Birmingham website
Resources concerning transitional services:
- Guidelines for Services for Young People (14-25 Years) with Learning Difficulties/Disabilities and Mental Health Problems/Challenging Behaviours – quick reference guide
- ‘Moving on and Keeping happy’: Your guide to tranisition and good mental health – easy read
- LD Transition Guide – University of Birmingham website
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