Chapter 15. The Assessment of Dementia in People with Intellectual Disabilities: Key Assessment Instruments

  1. James Hogg and
  2. Arturo Langa
  1. Sunny Kalsy and
  2. Chris Oliver

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773697.ch15

Assessing Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Service Providers' Guide

Assessing Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Service Providers' Guide

How to Cite

Kalsy, S. and Oliver, C. (2005) The Assessment of Dementia in People with Intellectual Disabilities: Key Assessment Instruments, in Assessing Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Service Providers' Guide (eds J. Hogg and A. Langa), The British Psychological Society and Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773697.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102209

Online ISBN: 9780470773697

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Keywords:

  • dementia;
  • assessment instruments;
  • behavioural change;
  • social issues;
  • psychological issues

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diagnostic Instruments

  • Direct Performance-Based Neuropsychological Assessments

  • Informant-Based Assessment Instruments

  • Conclusions

  • References