Workforce, training and education
Yorkshire and Humber

Learning Disability.

Category Mental Health
Location Regional
Intended Audience SAS Doctors
Prerequisites SAS Doctors


Prominent characteristics of learning disability, diagnostic criteria, IQ and challenging behaviour, followed by an interesting case discussion.


Learning Outcomes:

Appreciate what learning disability is and some of the problems encountered by people with learning disability

Become familiar with the diagnostic criteria for learning disability

Appreciate what challenging behaviour is

Appreciate strategies for working with learning disability problems


Dr David Ingle