Working with people with learning disabilities — Camden Learning Disabilities Service (2013)

A video about working with people with learning disabilities. The film includes interviews with service users and staff from Camden Learning Disabilities Service. 25:24 minutes. Documentary.

Jesse (2013)

After her parents are killed in a car accident, 22 year old Kelly Turner finds herself in the overwhelming position of being the sole caregiver for her older brother Jesse who has autism. 13:45 minutes. Documentary.

Professor Peter Mittler Interview — The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities – July 3, 2014. (2014)

Professor Peter Mittler argues for the Convention offering the international field of intellectual disabilities a rare opportunity. 18:45 minutes. Interview.

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