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 (www.flamboyantschool.co.za) 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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