In this section you will find resources produced by CIDDR, either freely available to download, or where externally published, with information how to obtain these.
Manualised Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for anxiety and depression in adults with mild intellectual disabilities
This study, led by Angela Hassiotis, was funded by the UK Department of Health Research for Patient Benefit programme.
Hassiotis, A., Serfaty, M., Azam, K., Martin, S., Strydom, A., & King, M. (2012). A Manual of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for People with Mild Learning Disabilities and Common Mental Disorders: A training guide to help professional therapists in treating people with communication and cognitive problems in CBT. Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust and University College London, 2012
Intellectual Disability Literacy Scale (IDLS)
The IDLS is available in two versions:
Scoring of the IDLS:
When using the unlabelled vignette use this guide for coding of responses to the vignette (doc)
Scior,K. & Furnham,A. (2011). Development and validation of the
Intellectual Disability Literacy Scale for
assessment of knowledge, beliefs and attitudes to intellectual disability. Research in Developmental Disabilities,