Psychiatric symptoms and problem behaviours in people with intellectual disabilities.

@article{Hemmings2006PsychiatricSA,
  title={Psychiatric symptoms and problem behaviours in people with intellectual disabilities.},
  author={Colin P Hemmings and Shaun Gravestock and Matthew Pickard and Nick Bouras},
  journal={Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR},
  year={2006},
  volume={50 Pt 4},
  pages={269-76}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies have suggested different patterns of associations between psychiatric symptoms and problem behaviours in people with intellectual disabilities (ID). The aim of this study was to investigate which problem behaviours are associated with specific psychiatric symptoms and the relative strength of these specific associations. METHOD A cross sectional survey using the Psychiatric Assessment Schedule for Adults with Developmental Disabilities Checklist and the Disability… CONTINUE READING