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Out-of-borough placements for people with learning disabilities

  • Sujeet Jaydeokar and Jack Piachaud
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All people with learning disabilities should be able to choose from a variety of residential placements as a way of achieving greater community integration. However, many are still placed away from their borough of origin, resulting in complex consequences for them, and their families and for clinicians. This article explores the nature of the problem, defining the current issues, and examining the role of the stakeholders and the implications for psychiatrists working in this field.

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