Chapter 5. Tissues in the Assessment of Challenging Behaviour

  1. James Hogg and
  2. Arturo Langa
  1. Eric Emerson

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773697.ch5

Assessing Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Service Providers' Guide

Assessing Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Service Providers' Guide

How to Cite

Emerson, E. (2005) Tissues in the Assessment of Challenging Behaviour, 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.ch5

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:

  • challenging behaviour;
  • constructive action;
  • relationships;
  • self-injurious behaviour;
  • euphoria-inducing properties

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Assessing the Characteristics of People who Use a Given Service

  • Assessing the Outcomes of Services or Interventions

  • Understanding Challenging Behaviour

  • Identifying Challenging Behaviour: What Does the Person Do that Is Challenging

  • Conclusion

  • References