Intellectual Disability

Management of epilepsy in adults with intellectual disability (CR203 May 2017)

This report aims to clarify the role of the psychiatrist in ID in the management of epilepsy. The proposed tiered system of professional competency gives psychiatrists the option to identify their role in care provision and ensures a framework for training. It provides a structure from which a competency evaluation […]

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Prescribing anti-epileptic drugs for people with epilepsy and intellectual disability (CR206 Oct 2017)

This report addresses the extremely important area of epilepsy in the field of intellectual disability (ID), also known as learning disability. Epilepsy and ID are two conditions that carry stigma and can lead to social isolation. An individual who experiences both these problems faces huge challenges. This report aims to […]

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