The psychological and social impact of self-advocacy group membership on people with intellectual disabilities: A literature review.

@article{Fenn2019ThePA,
  title={The psychological and social impact of self-advocacy group membership on people with intellectual disabilities: A literature review.},
  author={Kristina Fenn and Katrina Scior},
  journal={Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities : JARID},
  year={2019}
}
  • K. Fenn, K. Scior
  • Published 18 June 2019
  • Psychology
  • Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities : JARID
BACKGROUND There is no one agreed definition of self-advocacy, but it can be taken to include actions and concepts such as standing up for one's rights and self-determination. METHOD A review of studies examining the psychological and social impact of self-advocacy group membership on people with intellectual disabilities was conducted. Systematic searches of electronic databases (PsycINFO, Scopus, Web of Science and ProQuest's Sociology Database), and manual searches of reference lists and… 

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