Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2012) How to break bad news to people with intellectual disabilities: a guide for carers and professionals. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A Dutch translation of this book is also available: Hoe breng je slecht nieuws aan mensen met een verstandelijke beperking?





Three pictorial resources from Books Beyond Words to support people with intellectual disabilities (and their families and carers) during the Covid-19 pandemic:
When someone dies from coronavirus
Jack Plans Ahead for Coronavirus
Let’s talk about… when someone is ill or dies from coronavirus





Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2010) Living with learning disabilities, dying with cancer: thirteen personal stories. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers





Hollins, S., Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2009) Am I going to die? (Books Beyond Words Series). London: RCPsychPublications/St George’s University



Donaghey, V., Bernal, J., Tuffrey-Wijne, I., Hollins, S. (2002) Getting on with cancer (Books Beyond Words Series). London: Gaskell/St George’s Hospital Medical School

Book chapters

Tuffrey-Wijne, I., Willson, J. (2020) Death and dying. In: Heslop P, Hebron C (eds) Promoting the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities. Cham, Switzerland: Springer

Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2015) Cancer and intellectual disability. In Wyatt, D. and Hulbert-Williams, N. (eds) Cancer and cancer care. London: Sage Publications. Chapter 10, 143-148

Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2014) Palliative care to people with intellectual disabilities: developments in the United Kingdom and beyond. In: Bruhn, R., Straβer, B. (eds) Palliative Care für Menschen mit geistiger Behinderung: Interdisziplinäre Perspektiven für die Begleitung am Lebensende. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer. Chapter 7.1, 264-268

Tuffrey-Wijne, I., Wagemans, A., Curfs, L. (2012) End of life care for patients with intellectual disabilities. In: A public health perspective on end of life care. Edited by Cohen D, Deliens L. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2011) People with intellectual disabilities. In Death, dying and social differences. 2nd edition. Edited by Oliviere D, Monroe B, Payne S. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Tuffrey-Wijne, I., Bernal, J., Hubert, J., Butler, G., Hollins, S. (2010) Exploring the lived experiences of people with learning disabilities who are dying of cancer. Nursing Times 106 (19), 15-18

Hollins, S., Tuffrey-Wijne, I. (2010) End of life issues. In: Learning disability: a life cycle approach. 2nd edition. Edited by Grant G, Ramcharan P, Flynn M, Richardson M. Maidenhead: Open University Press, p. 459-473