Journal of Intellectual Disability Research

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Edited By: Chris Oliver Mental Health Special Issue Editor: Sally-Ann Cooper

Impact Factor: 2.411

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 2/37 (Education Special); 3/69 (Rehabilitation (Social Science))

Online ISSN: 1365-2788

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Evaluating a health behaviour model for persons with and without an intellectual disability (pages 495–507)
B. Brehmer-Rinderer, L. Zigrovic and G. Weber. Article first published online: 30 APR 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12046

Resilient parenting of preschool children at developmental risk (pages 664–678)
R. Ellingsen, B. L. Baker, J. Blacher and K. Crnic. Article first published online: 9 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12063

Commentary: childhood exposure to environmental adversity and the well-being of people with intellectual disabilities (pages 589-600)
E. Emerson. Article first published online: 8 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01577.x

CAPs-IDD: Characteristics of Assessment Instruments for Psychiatric Disorders in Persons with Intellectual Developmental Disorders (pages 737-746)
E. L. Zeilinger, I. W. Nader, B. Brehmer-Rinderer, I. Koller and G. Weber. Article first published online: 7 NOV 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12003

Early identification of autism in fragile X syndrome: a review (pages 803-814)
L. M. McCary and J. E. Roberts. Article first published online: 14 SEP 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01609.x

Stigma, public awareness about intellectual disability and attitudes to inclusion among different ethnic groups (pages 1014-1026)
K. Scior, J. Addai-Davis, M. Kenyon and J. C. Sheridan. Article first published online: 29 JUL 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01597.x

Falls in older persons with intellectual disabilities: fall rate, circumstances and consequences (pages 1173-1182)
E. Smulders, L. Enkelaar, V. Weerdesteyn, A. C. H. Geurts and H. van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk. Article first published online: 29 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01643.x

Effects of controlled discontinuation of long-term used antipsychotics for behavioural symptoms in individuals with intellectual disability (pages 71-83)
G. de Kuijper, H. Evenhuis, R. B. Minderaa and P. J. Hoekstra. Article first published online: 10 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01631.x

How do static and dynamic risk factors work together to predict violent behaviour among offenders with an intellectual disability? (pages 125-133)
R. E. Lofthouse, V. Totsika, R. P. Hastings, W. R. Lindsay, T. E. Hogue and J. L. Taylor. Article first published online: 22 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01645.x

Cognitive behavioural therapy for chronic pain in people with an intellectual disability: a case series using components of the Feeling Better programme (pages 296-306)
S. McManus, M. Treacy and B. E. McGuire. Article first published online: 6 FEB 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12018

Processes and effects of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in people with intellectual disabilities: a controlled study (pages 307-320)
J. M. Roeden, M. A. Maaskant and L. M. G. Curfs. Article first published online: 25 MAR 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12038

Sexual understanding, sources of information and social networks; the reports of young people with intellectual disabilities and their non-disabled peers (pages 430-441)
A. Jahoda and J. Pownall. Article first published online: 19 APR 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jir.12040

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Executive functions in individuals with Williams syndrome
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Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents with and without intellectual disability
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Depression in mothers and fathers of children with intellectual disability
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Risk markers associated with challenging behaviours in people with intellectual disabilities: a meta-analytic study
K. McClintock, S. Hall, C. Oliver

New JIDR Editor: Professor Chris Oliver

Wiley Blackwell and Mencap are pleased to announce that Professor Chris Oliver has been appointed as the new Editor of the Journal of Intellectual Disability Research (JIDR). Professor Oliver is the Professor of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Cerebra Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders in the School of Psychology at the University of Birmingham, UK.

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Publishing for Impact

In this video, Professor Jan Blacher, from the University of California at Riverside and Associate Editor of the ‘Journal of Intellectual Disability Research’, talks about ‘publishing for impact’.

The video was filmed at the Wiley session on ‘How to get published’, held at the IASSID World Congress, Halifax, NS, Canada, July 2012.