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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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Download our DisDAT assessment tools.
DisDAT is constantly evolving and we welcome comments from users.