World Congress of the IASSIDD, 2019

15th July 2019

We have selected a number of relevant articles matching themes of discussion for this year's IASSIDD conference. Articles that are freely available to read will be noted below. If you are interested in accessing all articles, these journals are available as part of an online subscription to the Emerald Health & Social Care eJournals Collection. For more information, please email [email protected] or visit the Emerald Health & Social Care eJournals Collection page.

If there is a particular article of interest or you would like to know more about contributing as author or reviewer for any of our journals, please do get in touch.

Jo Sharrocks, Publisher Health and Social Care Journals
Emma Leverton, Publisher Health and Social Care Books and Journals

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Journals and articles of interest for attendees of IASSIDD 2019

Advances in Mental Health & Intellectual Disabilities

Ensuring a personalised approach
James Sanderson and Nicola Hawdon (2019), Vol. 13 No. 1 (Open Access)

Significant therapy events with clients with intellectual disabilities
Sarah Wills, Lorna Robbins, Tony Ward and Gary Christopher (2018), Vol. 12 No. 5/6

Intellectual disabilities and ACT: feasibility of a photography-based values intervention
Natalie Elizabeth Boulton, Jonathan Williams and Robert S.P. Jones (2018), Vol. 12 No. 1

Tizard Learning Disability Review

The use of anti-psychotic and other psychotropic medication in a specialist community service for adults with learning disabilities
Isabel C.H. Clare, Kelly A. Wade, Sorcha Bolton, Adam P. Wagner, Tatsiana Steven and Anthony J. Holland (2018), Vol. 23 No. 1

Social care for adults with learning disabilities in England: trends over time
Chris Hatton (2019), Vol. 24 No. 2

Workforce development: perspectives from people with learning disabilities
Jill Davies and George Matuska (2018), Vol. 23 No. 4

Quality of home life for adults with learning disabilities: the interplay of economic policy and professional practice
John Dalrymple (2018), Vol. 23 No. 1

Advances in Autism

Evaluating Kupferstein’s claims of the relationship of behavioral intervention to PTSS for individuals with autism
Justin Barrett Leaf, Robert K. Ross, Joseph H. Cihon and Mary Jane Weiss (2018), Vol. 4 No. 3 (Open Access)

The PAAFID project: exploring the perspectives of autism in adult females among intellectual disability healthcare professionals
Samuel Tromans, Verity Chester, Chaya Kapugama, Amy Elliott, Sarah Robertson and Mary Barrett (2019), Vol. 5 No. 3

Journal of Adult Protection

Barriers and facilitators in supporting people with intellectual disability to report sexual violence: perspectives of Australian disability and mainstream support providers
Ellen Frances Fraser-Barbour, Ruth Crocker and Ruth Walker (2018), Vol. 20 No. 1

Researching the financial abuse of individuals lacking mental capacity
Gillian Dalley, Mary Lynn Gilhooly, Kenneth Gilhooly, Michael Levi, Priscilla Harries (2017), Vol. 19 No. 6 (Open Access)

Journal of Intellectual Disabilities & Offending Behaviour

Public attitudes towards the employment of ex-offenders with a disability
Adrian Darakai, Andrew Day and Joe Graffam (2017), Vol. 8 No. 1

Autism, intellectual disabilities and additional psychosis, and affiliation to groups with violent ideology: short communication
Ann Magritt Solheim Inderberg, Kristin Horndalsveen, Arne-Henrik Elvehaug, Yugbadal Mehmi, Ingvild Jørstad and Trine Lise Bakken (2019), Vol. 10 No. 1

Examining the utility of the Stages of Change model for working with offenders with learning disabilities
Holly Panting, Charlotte Swift, Wendy Goodman and Cara Davis (2018), Vol. 9 No. 2

Housing, Care and Support

Improving equality in healthcare for people with learning disabilities: a joint working approach between housing and hospital
Alice Owen (2018), Vol. 21 No. 3/4

Challenging times: building a health, housing and social care local workforce strategy
Patricia Dearnaley and Joanne E. Smith (2018), Vol. 21 No. 3/4

Journal of Enabling Technologies

Interdisciplinary perspectives on designing, understanding and evaluating digital technologies for autism
Sarah Parsons, Nicola Yuill, Mark Brosnan and Judith Good (2017), Vol. 11 No. 1

Parental perspectives on video game genre preferences and motivations of children with Down syndrome
Kelsey Prena and John L. Sherry (2018), Vol. 12 No. 1

Beyond autism and technology: lessons from neurodiverse populations
Mark Brosnan, Samantha Holt, Nicola Yuill, Judith Good and Sarah Parsons (2017), Vol. 11 No. 2

Journal of Integrated Care

Co-production in integrated health and social care programmes: a pragmatic model
Axel Kaehne, Andrea Beacham and Julie Feather (2018), Vol. 26 No. 1