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Invisible no more

Invisible no more: Families discuss love, hopes and fears about their children with disabilties by Ronnie Polaneczky via philly.com “Invisible No More” is an online gallery of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities – and a little bit about who they are,... Continue Reading 

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NFHS, Special Olympics support programs for students with disabilities

via Bluffington Today The National Federation of State High School Associations and Special Olympics North America have signed a memorandum of understanding to continue their collaborative efforts of advancing inclusion programs for students with disabilities. Click here to read the stated goals... Continue Reading 

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Interventions for Depression in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities

 by Jessica Martin via PsychiatryAdvisor According to the results of a recent study published in Lancet Psychiatry, a behavioral activation intervention (Beat-It) and a guided self-help intervention (Step UP!) have equal efficacy in decreasing depressive symptoms in people with intellectual disabilities and... Continue Reading 

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