Gifted students with learning disabilities attend STEM workshop at Imperial

October 10, 2017 admin 1

A programme funded by NHLI aims to nurture neurodivergent students by recognising how to apply their strengths to science and engineering. A series of workshops […]

Learning disability care ‘hangs in the balance’

September 7, 2017 admin 0

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Woman wins battle over birthday visit to grown-up autistic son

July 31, 2017 admin 0

A woman has won a fight with social services staff over a birthday visit to her grown-up autistic son during the latest stage of record-breaking […]

What happens to my disabled son when I die?

July 25, 2017 admin 0

What happens to my disabled son when I die? Mark Neary has a recurring nightmare. He dreams that six months after his own death, his […]

Study: People with Learning Disabilities More Likely to Attempt Suicide

July 20, 2017 admin 0

A large Canadian study found that people with learning disabilities — particularly women — had a much higher rate of suicidal behavior than did the […]

Theresa May urged to appoint learning disability commissioner

July 11, 2017 admin 0

The “shocking” case of a man with learning disabilities and terminal cancer has led to a call for the prime minister to appoint a commissioner […]