• Learning Disability
  • Supports learning disability nurses in developing their roles and to support those with learning disabilities in exercising their rights. (wiley.com)
  • Discovering Learning Disability Nursing. (wiley.com)
  • Getting the Balance Right: The Issue of Rights and Responsibilities in Learning Disability. (wiley.com)
  • The Relevance of Learning Disability Nursing. (wiley.com)
  • Taking a Step Back: Tackling Women's Health Issues in Learning Disability. (wiley.com)
  • This book should be in every library and undergraduate programme reading list as essential reading for learning disability nurses to take stock of where we are today. (wiley.com)
  • A specific learning disability is a classification including several disorders in which a person has difficulty learning in a typical manner, usually caused by an unknown factor or factors, but sometimes caused by stroke or other medical problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • A specific learning disability cannot be cured or fixed, but the effects can be mitigated by the use of different learning strategies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conversely, many individuals who have struggled at school or who were considered 'lazy' or 'stupid' at school, may have had unrecognised specific learning disability instead of character flaws or low IQ. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sports Federation
  • As a result of the increase in participation and interest in the disability during the late 1960s, then president of the Spanish Olympic Committee Juan Antonio Samaranch directed Guillermo Cabezas to create the Spanish Sports Federation for the Physically Disabled. (wikipedia.org)
  • FEDDI was originally named Spanish Sports Federation for Intellectual Disability (Spanish: Federación Española de Deportes para la Discapacidad Intelectual). (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • These can include increased vulnerability, questions around ability to consent to sexual activities, differential treatment before the law, social attitudes about intellectual disability and sexuality, and restricted access to suitable support and recovery services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social support can be a crucial component for students with specific learning disabilities in the school system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Organizations
  • Spanish Federation of Sportspeople with the Intellectually Disabilities (Spanish: Federación Española de Deportes para Discapacitados Intelectuales (FEDDI)) is one of five disability sport organizations that deals with sport on the national level. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eventually, changes in response to the law assisted in creating a landscape that resulted in the creation of several national Spanish disability sport organizations including this one, which was created in 1993. (wikipedia.org)