Solution-Focused Approaches in the Context of People With Intellectual Disabilities: A Critical Review

  title={Solution-Focused Approaches in the Context of People With Intellectual Disabilities: A Critical Review},
  author={Hazel Carrick and Catherine Randle-Phillips},
  journal={Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities},
  pages={30 - 53}
ABSTRACT Introduction: Solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) has a growing evidence base and several authors have recognized the advantages of applying this approach with people with intellectual disabilities (ID). The purpose of this review is to summarize and critique the literature that has used solution-focused (SF) approaches in ID, and consider future directions. Methods: A literature review was carried out, identifying 12 studies; six with individuals, and six with staff and families… 

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