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Best Buddies is a nonprofit organisation dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one long lasting friendships between a person with intellectual disability and an able-bodied person.
When a person with intellectual disability has a diagnosed psychiatric disorder, the correct treatment is the treatment specific to the disorder.
This finding is important for clinical practice issues because there is a tendency for mental health practitioners to turn away a person with intellectual disability on the basis of challenging behaviours rather than considering that the behaviours might relate to mental illness.