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Senior lecturer Jim Ridley reflects on the importance of supporting people with learning disabilities through different periods of life transition
Jim Ridley

Senior lecturer Jim Ridley reflects on the importance of supporting people with learning disabilities through different periods of life transition

Edge Hill University senior lecturer Jim Ridley delivered a workshop on ageing with a learning disability at the Learning Disability Practice Conference earlier this month in Manchester.

In this interview, Mr Ridley speaks to reporter Matthew Mckew about why meeting the needs of an older population with learning disabilities means refocusing on physical health.

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Senior lecturer Jim Ridley reflects on the importance of supporting people with learning disabilities through different periods of life transition

Edge Hill University senior lecturer Jim Ridley delivered a workshop on ageing with a learning disability at the Learning Disability Practice Conference earlier this month in Manchester.

In this interview, Mr Ridley speaks to reporter Matthew Mckew about why meeting the needs of an older population with learning disabilities means refocusing on physical health.

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