COVID-19 guide for social workers and occupational therapists supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults, SCIE (updated 21st May 2020)

This is a guide to help social workers and occupational therapists supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis.
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This is a guide to help care staff and personal assistants supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis. Its aim is to assist high-quality care and support during the pandemic.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
This is a guide to help care staff and personal assistants supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis. Its aim is to assist high-quality care and support during the pandemic.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
This is a guide to help social workers and occupational therapists supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The information that care homes submit to CQC about the deaths of people in their care is published on a weekly basis as part of the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reporting on deaths. We are now doing further work on this data so that we can better understand the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on specific groups of people, including autistic people and people with a learning disability.
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The covid-19 death rates among people with learning disabilities and autism are broadly in line with the rest of the population, NHS England has said.
Source: HSJ - Category: UK Health Source Type: news
This is a guide to help care staff and personal assistants supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis. Its aim is to assist high-quality care and support during the pandemic.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
This is a guide to help social workers and occupational therapists supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Your child may have setbacks during the school shutdown. But remember, schools will open again at some point and help get things back on track.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Children and Childhood Special Education Shutdowns (Institutional) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Parenting Quarantines Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Autism Intellectual Disabilities Source Type: news
Abstract In a special issue that focuses on complex presentations related to Autism, we ask the question in this editorial whether an Autism Spectrum Condition without complexity is a disorder, or whether it represents human diversity? Much research into Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASCs) over the years has focused on comparisons between neuro-typical people and people with Autism Spectrum Conditions. These comparisons have tended to draw attention to 'deficits' in cognitive abilities and descriptions of behaviours that are characterised as unwanted. Not surprisingly, this is reflected in the classification systems...
Source: Medicina (Kaunas) - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Medicina (Kaunas) Source Type: research
NHS England and Improvement have agreed to publish data they receive on the coronavirus deaths of people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health illness.
Source: HSJ - Category: UK Health Source Type: news
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