Understanding Mental health and Illness in the context of intellectual disability
Factors that contribute to mental ill health in people with ID
Typical and atypical signs of mental illness in people with ID
Strategies to support people who present with challenges related to mental illness
Learn how to recognise when a person with an ID might have a mental illness and support the person to get help.
They will also gain awareness of the ways in which they can help to improve the quality of life of people with an ID, so that mental health problems are less likely to occur.