LEARNING DISABILITIES

Health Evidence Bulletins - Wales

SUBJECT INDEX

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
A
Abbreviated progressive relaxation (APR)
ABC analysis
Adult Learning Disability Community Support Teams (CST)
Advice and training, for parents and carers
Affective disorders
Aggression
aggression to others
aggressive behaviour
behavioural problems
depression and aggression
physical aggression
staff training
Alternative and augmentative (AAC) communication systems
functional communication
Analogue assessments, for behavioural disturbance
Anger management training
Antidepressants
Antipsychotic medication
Anxiety

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Arson
prevalence rates
study of longer term outcomes
Arthritis
Asian community, prevalence of severe intellectual disability
Assaults, on staff
Assertive community outreach treatment
Assessment
of behavioural disturbance
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD),
prevalence
Autism
antidepressants
interventions
social skills training
Autoimmune thyroiditis
Automatic reinforcement
Aversive approaches
aversive consequences
behavioural treatments
positive behavioural approaches
punishment

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B
Back pain
Bacterial meningitis
Behavioural chaining
Behavioural Disturbance
drug therapy
effect of staff behaviour
services
Behavioural relaxation training (BRT),
Behavioural shaping, prompting and fading,
Behavioural treatments,
positive behavioural approaches
Benzodiazepines,

C

Carbamazepine,
Carers (Recognition and Services) Act 1995,
Carers and Caring,
Challenging behaviour. See Behavioural disturbance
Classification. See also ICIDH
of behavioural disturbance,
Clomipramine,
Cognitive therapy,
Communication,
advice and training for parents and carers,
in adults and children,
in children,
Community resettlement,
Community Support Teams (CST),
Community treatment, for offenders,
Continuing recording, for behavioural disturbance,
Cue controlled relaxation (CCR),

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D

Dementia in Down Syndrome,
Dental health,
Depression,
Destructiveness. See Aggression
Down syndrome,
antithyroid antibodies
dementia,
depressive illness
hepatitis B and autoimmune thyroiditis
intellectual disability
lower rate of hypertension
screening for thyroid function
subclinical hypothyroidism
Drug Therapy,

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E

Endemic cretinism,
Epidemiology of intellectual disability,
Epidemiology of Psychiatric iIlness in adults with intellectual disability,
Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Prevention,
Epilepsy,
association of psychiatric illness with other disorders
Evidence type,
Extinction,
concurrent extinction
Extremely low birth weight (ELBW),
cerebral ventricular dilatation as predictor of intellectual disability,
extremely low birth weight children

F

Fenfluramine,
Fetal alcohol syndrome,
Forensic Problems and Offending,
Fragile X syndrome,
Functional analysis,
assessment of behavioral disturbance
behavioural disturbance
in relation to a wide range of issues
Functional communication training (FCT),

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G

Gabapentin, 52
H
Haemophilus influenzae,
Health gain notation,
Hearing impairment,
Heart disorders,
Hepatitis B,
High security provision,
Hypertension,
Hypothyroidism,
I
ICD-10,
assessment
ICIDH,
epidemiology
In-patient treatment, for offending behaviour,
Intensive interaction approaches,
Iodine deficiency,

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L
Lamotrigine,
Low birth weight (LBW),
M
Mania,
Medical Conditions in People with Intellectual Disability,
Meningitis,
Methodology, used in Bulletin development,
Methylphenidate,
Midazolam,
Modelling,
punishment
N
Naltrexone,
Negative reinforcement,
Neisseria meningitidis,
Neuroleptics,
Neurosurgery, for epilepsy,
Neurotic disorders,

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O
Observational methods, for behavioural disturbance,
Offending,
community treatment,
prevalence,
measure of intelligence
re-offending rates,
representation, consent and competence in the judical process,
sex offenders
charisteristics and predisposing factors
prevalence rates
staff training
Oral health,
Outreach treatment,
Oxcarbazepine,

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P
Phenobarbitone,
Phenytoin,
Positive reinforcement,
Prevalence of intellectual disability,
birth prevalence of Down syndrome,
Prevention of intellectual disability,
Protocol for Investment in Health Gain,
Psychiatric illness
association with other disorders,
emergency referrals,
in adults with an intellectual disability,
prevalence,
Psychotherapy,
Punishment, for behavioural disturbance,
aversive consequences
behavioural treatments
functional communication training
punishment

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R
Rating scales, for behavioural disturbance,
Reactive behaviour management,
Relaxation,
Residential placement,
Respite care,
pilot summer respite scheme
respite services
support and respite care
Response contingent procedures,
Risk factors for intellectual disability,
maternal, perinatal and neonatal characteristics,
socio-economic status of the family,
Risperidone,
in improving a range of behavioural disturbances
in management of aggressive and self-injurious behaviour (SIB)
Role-play,

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S
Schizophrenia,
prevalence
rate of psychiatric illness
Screening, for thyroid function,
Seclusion,
seclusion questioned
time out
Self-injurious behaviour,
behavioural problems
challenging behaviour
classification of behavioural disturbance
Sensory impairment,
hearing
visual and hearing
Sertraline,

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Services
for informal caregivers,
for people with behavioural disturbance and intellectual disability,
for people with psychiatric illness and intellectual disability,
Sexual offending,
characteristics and predisposing factors
prevalence
staff training
Single suture craniosynostosis, surgical correction,
Skills teaching,
Skills training systems,
Smoking,
Smoking in pregnancy,
reduction or cessation
Snoezelen environment,
Social problem solving,
Social skills training,
Sodium valproate,
Staff Training,
Streptococcus pneumoniae,
Support and respite care, for informal caregivers,

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T

Terminology,
common terminology
inconsistent, uncritical and unscientific terminology,
Thyroid disorders,
Tiagabine,
Time out,
Topiramate,
Training
anger management,
for parents and carers on facilitating communication,
Training, of staff,
cost-effective
effective
evaluating outcome,
inadequate training
time-limited
trained and skilled staff

V

Vigabatrin,
Visual impairment,

Z

Zonisamide,

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Health Evidence Bulletins: Wales, Duthie Library, UWCM, Cardiff CF14 4XN. e-mail: weightmanal@cardiff.ac.uk