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Exploring learning disabilities: supporting belonging
Exploring learning disabilities: supporting belonging

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This free course was written by Liz Tilley and Jan Walmsley. It was first published in January 2020.

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Activity 4: article by Amelia Hill The Guardian: 'Gross failure' in man's care led to death from constipation 8 Feb 2018 © The Guardian


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