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Research projects archive

Investigating adaptive and maladaptive behaviour in people with Wolf Hirschhorn syndrome

Summary and full report

Services for people with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour or mental health needs

Full report

Developing better commissioning for individuals with behaviour that challenges services

Summary and full report

As the last resort: reducing the use of restrictive physical interventions


Evaluation of early intervention in autism: a pilot study


Children and young people with severe learning disabilities and seriously challenging behaviour


This study looked at those children attending 52-week residential schools: their parents’ perceptions of the services received and expectations of the future.

Exploring the incidence, risk factors, nature and monitoring of adult protection alerts

Summary and full report

Symptoms of abuse in adults with severe learning disabilities

Final report to the Department of Health

The effectiveness of group cognitive behavioural treatment for men with ld at risk of sexual offending

Final Report to the Department of Health

Care standards in homes for people with intellectual disabilities

Summary and full report

Too far to go? People with learning disabilities placed out of the area

Summary and full report

Deinstitutionalisation and community living: outcomes and costs

Executive summary
Full Report
Country reports (601 pages)

Included in society: results and recommendations

Results and recommendations of the European Research Initiative on community-based residential alternatives for disabled people

Exercising choice and control: women with learning disabilities and their reproductive health care needs


GP attitudes towards early diagnosis of dementia: evidence of improvements


Ballet burst: an intervention study to improve the health and fitness of people with intellectual disabilities


Evaluation of Mindfulness training