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Learning Disability

Welcome to the NES Learning Disabilities webpage

Learning Disability Framework

 

Please find here the online version of:

'Supporting psychological wellbeing in adults with learning disabilities'  

An Educational Framework on psychological interventions for practitioners working with adults with learning disabilities in Scotland.

LD Framework

 

As indicated in the framework this is underpinned by Equal HealthAn Educational Framework on Health Equalities for People with Learning Disabilities for all practitioners working with people with learning disabilities: a human rights-based approach, produced by the Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Directorate (NMAHP) in NHS Education for Scotland.

 

Additional education resources produced by NMAHP which can be used to support implementation of these frameworks are:

Informed Practice Video

Equal Health Informed Practice Video

 

 Skilled Learning Resource

 

Equal Health Skilled Learning Resource

 

Thinking Of Me

 

Thinking about me?   Essential psychological care for people with learning disabilities 

 

 Improving Practice

 

Improving Practice: supporting people whose behaviour is perceived as challenging - an educational resource for support workers