Strengthening the Commitment: Living the commitment

This report celebrates the achievements of learning disability nurses across the United

Kingdom and the difference they have made, and continue to make, to the lives and health

outcomes of people with learning disabilities


Beacock, S., Borthwick, R., Kelly, J., Craine. and Jelfs, E. (2015) Learning Disabilities. Meeting Education Needs of Students. The UK Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing Academic Network and the Council of Deans of Health.

Craig, L.A., Lindsay, W.R., and Browne, K.D. (2010) Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders with Intellectual Disabilities: a handbook. Wiley, Blackwell.

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (2011) Transforming your Care. DHSSPS.

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (2012-2015) The Bamford Action Plan. DHSSPS.

Griffiths, P., Bennett, J., Smith, E. (2007) The Research Base for Learning Disability Nursing: a rapid scoping review. King's College.

Heslop, P., Blair, P., Fleming, P., Hoghton, M., Marriott, A. and Russ, L. (2013) Confidential Inquiry into Premature Deaths of People with Learning Disabilities (CIPOLD), Norah Fry Research Centre.

Lindsay, W.R, and Taylor, J.L. (2005) A selective review of research on offenders with developmental disabilities: assessment and treatment. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. (3).

Lindsay, W.R., Taylor, J.L. and Sturmey, P. (2004) Offenders with Learning Disabilities. Wiley, Blackwell.

Moulster, G. and Griffiths, T. (2010) A Framework for Learning Disabilities Nursing Practice. (Updated November 2012 by Gwen Moulster, Sarah Ames and Jane Iorizzo) Unpublished.

NHS Education for Scotland (2013) Career and Development Framework for Learning Disability Nursing in Scotland. NHS Education for Scotland.

Northway, R., Mitchell, D., Kaurmann, K., (2006) Review of Learning Disability Nursing Research 1995- 2003. University of Glamorgan.

Northway, R., Parker, M., James, N., Davies, L., Johnson, K. and Wilson, S. (2015) Research teaching in learning disability nursing: Exploring the views of student and registered learning disability nurses. Nurse Education Today

Public Health Wales (2013) Access to Justice: a guidebook supporting the responsive and appropriate management of adults with a learning disability in the criminal justice system in Wales. Public Health Wales.

Ward, T. (2011) The Good Lives Model: a strength based approach, 2002.

Webster, C.D., Douglas, K.S., Eaves, D., and Hart, S.D. (1997) HCR-20 Assessing Risk for Violence. Version 2 Manual. Mental Health, Law and Policy Institute, Simon Fraser University.


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