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Special needs of adolescents and elderly people with intellectual disability 

Special needs of adolescents and elderly people with intellectual disability
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Special needs of adolescents and elderly people with intellectual disability
Author(s):

Jane Hubert

and Sheila Hollins

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199696758.003.0249
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date: 23 August 2019

Social health and mental health needs change throughout life, and this chapter highlights those particularly relevant for adolescents and elderly people. As a general rule, people with intellectual disabilities have the same needs as other members of the community, but they may also have additional needs for which they are entitled to extra support.

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