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Distress and Discomfort Assessment Tool (DisDAT)

What is DisDAT

In the late 1990’s a combined learning disability and palliative care team at Northgate Hospital in Northumberland, UK, began to explore the issue of identifying distress in people with severe communication difficulties.

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DisDAT Tools

Download our DisDAT assessment tools.

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DisDAT contacts and reference

DisDAT is constantly evolving and we welcome comments from users.

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