Table of Contents

Mental health problems and people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Steven Carnaby.
Epilepsy : implications for people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Mary Codling & Nicky MacDonald.
Sight is might : vision and vision impairment in people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Gill Levy.
Hearing and aural health / Laura Waite.
Respiratory health of people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Colin Wallis.
Dental care and oral health / Pauline Watt-Smith.
Dysphagia & people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Hannah Crawford.
Nutrition, hydration, and weight / Sian Burton, Sue Cox & Sue M. Sandham.
Achieving continence / Jillian Pawlyn & Shirley Budd.
Mobility, posture, and comfort / Sarah Hill & Liz Goldsmith. Quality of life: people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities / Katja Petry & Bea Maes.
Supporting a person with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities to maintain their health : a parent carer & support team experience / Jan Roast, Katie Hickson & Sarah King.
Making sense of communication / Karen Bunning.
Promoting the emotional well-being of people with profound intellectual & multiple disabilities : a holistic approach through intensive interaction / Melanie Nind.
Achieving & maintaining health / Jillian Pawlyn.
Clinical assessment of people with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities / Steven Carnaby