Older adults with intellectual disabilities: Issues in ageing and dementia

S. Kalsy-Lillico, D. Adams, C. Oliver

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3 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationClinical psychology and people with intellectual disabilities
EditorsEric Emerson, Kate Dickson, Rupa Gone, Chris Hatton, Jo Bromley, Amanda Caine
Place of PublicationBirmingham Learning Disabilities Service, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust, United Kingdom
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Number of pages34
Edition Second Edition
ISBN (Electronic)9781118404898
ISBN (Print)9780470029718
Publication statusPublished - 30 Mar 2012

Publication series

NameWiley Series in Clinical Psychology

Bibliographical note

Export Date: 23 March 2015

Correspondence Address: Kalsy-Lillico, S.; Birmingham Learning Disabilities Service, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS TrustUnited Kingdom


  • Ageing in people with ID, biological, psychological, social.
  • Dementia in adults with ID.
  • Down syndrome, and health concerns related to ageing.
  • ID and ageing.
  • Language limitations, diagnostic overshadowing, syndrome-specific.
  • Level of ID, varying with ageing, predictions of longevity.
  • Mental health difficulties, in people with ID.
  • Older adults with ID, issues with ageing and dementia.
  • Reactive service responses, to emerging needs of older adults with ID
  • Social and health care contexts, in ageing.

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