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Learning Disabled Adult Theatre Workshops
EXTERNAL LINKS TO COMMON CONDITIONS AFFECTING COMMUNICATION
Learning Disabilities, Autism & Asperger Syndrome, Down Syndrome.
http://www.gmc-uk.org/learningdisabilities/302.aspx#317 A list of 11 fairly simple tips on how best to communicate with a person with disabilities in a clinical situation.
http://www.learningdisabilities.org.uk/help-information/learning-disability-a-z/c/communication/ Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities.A short introduction to communication techniques.
http://www.learningdisability.co.uk/learning-disability/ This website provides an excellent introduction to Learning Disabilities; and includes several videos explaining some commonly encountered communication issues.
http://www.bild.org.uk/ British Institute of Learning Disabilities.Good general information on a range of Learning Disabilities.
Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.
http://www.alzheimers.org.uk A wide-ranging and comprehensive resource on all aspects of dementia.
General Communication Skills Resources.
http://www.icommunicatetherapy.com Simple and accessible advice and information on a variety of communications based fields and a wide range of diseases and conditions which impact on communication.
http://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED468983 In-depth conference papers, reports and journal articles; from academic and specialised sources.