A life with cerebral palsy: Neil's story and Jose's case studies

Malcolm Richardson, Bronwyn Roberts, Anne Lyons

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Abstract

Seventeen million people are living with cerebral palsy worldwide (CPA 2013)

This chapter draws on some parts of the life experiences of Neil, who was born with cerebral palsy, and Jose, who has sensory impairments. In so doing, it assists the reader to gain an awareness of the wide range of health and social features surrounding cerebral palsy and sensory impairments, as well as supportive strategies.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntellectual Disability in Health and Social Care
EditorsStacey Atkinson, Joanne Lay, Su McAnelly, Malcolm Richardson
Place of PublicationAbingdon, Oxon.
PublisherRoutledge, Taylor & Francis Group
Chapter14
Pages247-270
Number of pages24
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9781315819129
ISBN (Print)9780415733892, 9780273763871
Publication statusPublished - 16 Sep 2014

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