Posts Tagged 'intellectual disability'

The ARC Survey for Military Families

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The researchers at ARC have found that military families with a family member who has a disability can experience challenges in finding and accessing programs, services and supports in the communities where they serve in the US and around the world.  The survey is specifically for families who have a member with an Intellectual Disability or diagnosis of Autism or other Developmental Disability.

Posted by Tanya Mar 24, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

Inspirational & Famous People with Developmental Disabilities (Part 1)

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March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. American society has come a long, long way in its treatment of people with developmental disabilities, yet when some parents hear that type of diagnosis, their heart might fall. They might hear ignorance from uninformed people that could make them despair. But there a so very many people with developmental disabilities who have gone on in life to become extremely well-recognized, very accomplished, well-respected and famous. This is part one of a series of people who you will recognize, all of which were diagnosed with varying types of developmental disabilities.

Posted by Tessa Mar 15, 2011 Posted in Disability 9 Comments

Private Practice: Parenting, Sexuality, and Intellectual Disability

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Private Practice did it again. Another week gone by, another new episode, and another hot disability topic brought to the table. A really hot one this time.

Posted by Carolyn Mar 04, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments