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People with learning disabilities and mental health problems: the impact of ethnicity

McCarthy, J., Mir, G. and Wright, S. (2008) People with learning disabilities and mental health problems: the impact of ethnicity. Advances in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, 2 (2). pp. 31-36. ISSN 2042-8332

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Abstract

There is increasing awareness of the needs of people with learning disabilities from different ethnic communities. This paper focuses on the impact of ethnicity on the presentation of mental health problems. The main aim of the paper is to inform those planning and delivering mental health services for people with learning disabilities of the current evidence, in order to enable their practice to improve health outcomes for people from minority ethnic communities

Item Type: Article
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > Institute of Health Sciences (Leeds) > Centre for Health and Social Care (Leeds)
Depositing User: Sherpa Assistant
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2010 16:26
Last Modified: 08 Feb 2013 17:00
Status: Published
Publisher: Pier Professional Limited
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URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/10719

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