After Simon Jarrett fascinating webinar based on his new book, the publishers are offering IPD members a discount, see below. I’ve just started it and I can assure you it is quite extraordinary if you’re interested in the history of people with a learning disability it’s an must-read.
Those They Called Idiots: The Idea of the Disabled Mind from 1700 to the Present Day by Simon Jarrett
Special offer for members!
20% off the published price with the discount code IPD20 when ordering from the Reaktion Books website.
To order please click HERE
15th December 2020
Stephen Unwin (Playwright, parent, campaigner and writer) will be in discussion with David O’Driscoll. Stephen will be reflecting on his experiences as a parent of a person with learning disabilities as well as his writing, which includes a couple of play’s concerned with learning disabilities and Stephen is currently researching a history of people with a learning disability.
1st December 2020
Dr Roger Banks (National Clinical Director, Learning Disability and Autism, NHS England and NHS Improvement) will be in discussion with David O’Driscoll.
Dr Banks was also a founder member of the IPD. He will be reflecting on his lifetime work in services for people with Learning disabilities.