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Learning Disability and Human Rights: A practioner's guide

This booklet is about human rights in learning disability settings. It is aimed at professionals working in the community but is relevant for those working in learning
disability services of all kinds. We use the term ‘practitioner’ throughout to include anyone working in learning disability settings (e.g. qualified and unqualified workers). Lots of information in the booklet may also be useful for learning disabled people using services, their family, carers or advocates (BIHR has also produced a range of resources aimed at people using mental health services, see