Chapter 1. An Introduction to Intellectual Impairment

  1. Louise L. Clark and
  2. Peter Griffiths
  1. Louise L. Clark and
  2. Peter Griffiths Griffiths

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697863.ch1

Learning Disability and Other Intellectual Impairments: Meeting Needs Throughout Health Services

Learning Disability and Other Intellectual Impairments: Meeting Needs Throughout Health Services

How to Cite

Clark, L. L. and Griffiths, P. G. (2008) An Introduction to Intellectual Impairment, in Learning Disability and Other Intellectual Impairments: Meeting Needs Throughout Health Services (eds L. L. Clark and P. Griffiths), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697863.ch1

Editor Information

  1. King's College London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470034712

Online ISBN: 9780470697863

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Keywords:

  • intellectual impairments;
  • health policy;
  • healthcare;
  • mental illness;
  • health professionals

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • What is ‘Intellectual Impairment’?

  • Inclusion and Normalization

  • Mainstream Health Services and People with Intellectual Impairments

  • Contents of the Book

  • References and Recommended Reading