Mainstream mental health services have developed expertise in supporting people with personality disorders and/or substance misuse difficulties over many years. These are relatively new concepts in services for people with intellectual disabilities and this is reflected in the lack of research and practice guidance. However, this chapter attempts to draw on the available evidence and offer some guidance into these complex and challenging areas.
|Title of host publication||Mental Health in Learning Disabilities: A Reader (4th edition).|
|Editors||G Holt, S Hardy, N Bouras|
|Place of Publication||Brighton|
|Publisher||Royal Pavilion, Brighton|
|Publication status||Published (in print/issue) - 2012|