Building effective support for learning disabled parents

Gore, Nick
November 2010
Community Care;11/18/2010, Issue 1844, p34
The article cites a study conducted by Wales-based researcher and published in the "Learning Disability Wales," according to which parents with learning disabilities have mixed experiences of services. It states that the relationship between intellectual ability and parenting potential is mediated by a range of environmental and social processes. It concludes that parents with learning disabilities reported to be both positive and negative experiences in relation to service support.


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