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Title: An evaluation of intensive interaction in community living settings for adults with profound learning disability
Author: Samuel, Judith C.
ISNI:       0000 0001 3548 3100
Awarding Body: Open University
Current Institution: Open University
Date of Award: 2003
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Social inclusion (Department of Health [DoH], 2001a) is desirable for all regardless of disadvantage or disability. This study focuses on an intervention called 'Intensive Interaction' (Nind & Hewett, 1988, 1994). It is a transactional approach that enhances the responsiveness of carers thereby improving the fundamental communication and social abilities of people with complex learning disabilities and hence influencing their social inclusion.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (D.Clin.Psy.) Qualification Level: Doctoral