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Introduction to design for mentally handicapped people

Introduction to design for mentally handicapped people

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Published by Centre on Environment for the Handicapped in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • People with mental disabilities -- Services for -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.,
    • Barrier-free design for people with mental disabilities -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Caption title: Designing for mentally handicapped people.

      Other titlesDesigning for mentally handicapped people.
      Statement[compiled by Jane Hyde].
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesBibliography / information sheet ; 1
      ContributionsHyde, Jane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6677 .I59, HV3008.G7 .I59
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4482530M
      LC Control Number79311065

      Developing staffed housing for people with mental handicaps. 1. Mentally handicapped - Institutional care 2. Community mental health services 1. Mansen, JiIII ,3'85 HV ISBN Printed and bound in Great Britain by BiddIes Ltd, Guildford and King's Lynn Contents Acknowledgements IX 1. Read the full-text online edition of Serving the Underserved: Caring for People Who Are Both Old and Mentally Retarded: A Handbook for Caregivers (). For anyone concerned with integrating elderly mentally retarded people into the community, this book is an indispensable guide. Mentally Handicapped Aged--Services For--Massachusetts;.

      People with disabilities People with Disabilities People with disabilities are generally getting sympathies from others. At the time of watching a disabled person, one would think about his own abilities. For example, when we see a blind person, we will think about the importance of eye sight. On all other occasions we may not think deeply about our physical abilities.   A lot of mental disabilities are part of growth disorders. Before I go any further, I want to make it quite clear that it is possible to have a growth disorder, like many forms of dwarfism, and not have one’s intelligence affected at all, and it i.

      mentally handicapped adj. Usage: It used to be known as ' mental handicap ', but this term isn't used any more because most people with a learning disability find it offensive. Jobs to make a difference () Mental and physical activity benefits in adults with mental handicap. THE TRAVEL PATTERNS OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES. In just over 8 percent of those ages 5 to 20 years, percent of those ages 21 to 64 years, and percent of those ages 65 years and over reported some level of disability (U.S. Census Bureau, ).As is well known, the older people are, the more likely they are to report a disability and the more severe it is likely to be; for Cited by:


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