By J. Stolk,Theo A. Boer,R. Seldenrijk

it is vital for the standard of care of individuals with psychological retardation that care prone event their paintings as significant. A complexity, even though, is the truth that this care is split among a diversity of professions. This publication addresses problems with that means (meaning of care and that means of lifestyles) from the entire assorted specialist views concerned. the sort of multidisciplinary strategy is exclusive and hasn't ever prior to been undefined.
The booklet comprises the result of a chain of interviews during which mom and dad of individuals with psychological retardation have been requested what they conceive to be significant care. the consequences are put relating to reports and conceptions caregivers. furthermore, the learn analyzes the cultural, philosophical, and theological value of the idea that, `meaningful care'. ultimately, the booklet explores the relevance of this idea for functional professions such as therapy, social paintings, academic psychology, pedagogic counseling, and pastoral care. Scholarly intensity is mixed with experiential wisdom perform. accordingly, this booklet is a very good resource of mirrored image for all those that paintings professionally with individuals with psychological retardation.

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