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Improving services through co-operative learning

Corby, Deirdre, Slevin, Eamonn and Cousins, Wendy (2013) Improving services through co-operative learning. Learning Disability Practice, 16 (2). pp. 20-22. [Journal article]

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This article describes a project in which people with intellectual disabilities and their families, and care staff, were taught how to collaborate in the improvement of services. After forming teams, and with the support of academic supervisors and service-based mentors, they undertook a university module based on co-operative learning about services. The process was found to be effective in translating legislation and policy into practice, and was appreciated by those who took part

Item Type:Journal article
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Nursing
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
Research Institutes and Groups:Institute of Nursing and Health Research
Institute of Nursing and Health Research > Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
ID Code:24964
Deposited By: Dr Wendy Cousins
Deposited On:14 Feb 2013 12:30
Last Modified:14 Feb 2013 12:30

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