11) Almost two-thirds reported that it was difficult to find dentists willing to treat individuals with developmental disabilities
The role of the pediatrician in transitioning children and adolescents with developmental disabilities
and chronic illnesses from school to work or college.
Clinical training in behavioral psychology can involve teaching students the skills required to design effective interventions for clients with developmental disabilities
and challenging behaviors.
Supreme Court ruled that under the Americans With Disabilities Act, the states, where appropriate, must place people with developmental disabilities
in community settings rather than segregate them in institutions.
All 14 states whose officials GAO interviewed included death among individuals with developmental disabilities
as a critical incident in their waiver programs.
This is particularly true for individuals with developmental disabilities
(Vladeck, 2003; Miller, Kitchener, Elder, Kang, Rubin, & Harrington, 2005).
As part of Developmental Disabilities
Awareness Month, the Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities
unveiled a campaign called Employment First.
Over the years, New Hampshire's infrastructure of services and supports for individuals with developmental disabilities
and acquired brain disorders became degraded.
For the past three years, the division has led the nation in helping people with developmental disabilities
work in competitive jobs.
The Washington State Developmental Disabilities
Council ensures that people with developmental disabilities
receive the support, treatment and other services necessary to enable them to achieve their maximum potential.
GRAFTON - Two Worcester-area residents have been honored by HMEA, a nonprofit human services agency that supports 2,400 children and adults with developmental disabilities
in 110 communities across Central and Southeastern Massachusetts.
It also found that, except for autism, developmental disabilities
were more common among children from low-income families.