Orthopedic Impairments And Individuals With I/DD

Orthopedic Impairments And Individuals With I/DD

Professionals who work with individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD) may sometimes provide additional support for issues stemming from orthopedic impairments. These issues can be mild to severe and affect the quality of life for those...
The Role of the Behavioral Intervention Specialist

The Role of the Behavioral Intervention Specialist

Individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD) require assistance to help them develop important learning skills and minimize destructive behaviors. Each individual and situation are different, thereby requiring a treatment program geared...
Diversity and Inclusion of Individuals with I/DD

Diversity and Inclusion of Individuals with I/DD

Inclusion within a society starts by acknowledging that everyone receives the same opportunities to engage in activities and participate in all aspects of life, regardless of ethnicity and color. Disability inclusion requires the understanding that individuals with...
Enjoying a Safe Holiday Season

Enjoying a Safe Holiday Season

The holidays are anticipated as much by individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD) as those with no disabilities. With the pandemic still at large, it is more challenging for families to organize safe and healthy gatherings, altering family...