Chapter 24

Learning from examples of evidence-based practice

Following examples earlier in the book, this chapter describes venues and services to illustrate the sort of effective provision that has been discussed. I then indicate the importance of different disciplines and multi-professional working as part of effective practice.

Flamboyant School, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Mpumalanga is a province of South Africa formerly known as Eastern Transvaal and situated in the east of South Africa bordering Swaziland and Mozambique. Founded in the early 1980s, Flamboyant School ( moved to its present site in the Themba Swedish Mission Hospital buildings in 1987. Flamboyant has a Christian ethos and seeks to provide each pupil ...

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