| Dr Claire Bates, British Journal of Learning Disabilities
As part of her Choice Support-sponsored PHD research, Dr Claire Bates interviewed people with learning disabilities about their experience of close relationships. She reports on her findings in the British Journal of Learning Disabilities.
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