Speaking Out

  • David Brandon
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Abstract

Advocacy comes in diverse containers. Traditionally, most mental illness professionals, particularly social workers, were seen as having advocacy functions. More realistically, there are full-time independent advocates. Other forms of unpaid advocacy, like citizen and self advocacy, have been encouraged by recent developments among people with learning difficulties.

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