This guidance covers services for children, young people and adults with a learning disability (or autism and a learning disability) and behaviour that challenges. It aims to promote a lifelong approach to supporting people and their families and carers, focusing on prevention and early intervention and minimising inpatient admissions.
This guideline should be read alongside the NICE guideline on challenging behaviour and learning disabilities: prevention and interventions.
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