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Mental Health Therapy Toolkit

September 22nd, 2023|

The Mental Health Therapy Toolkit includes: (i) a personal guide for adults with intellectual disability; (ii) a link to a clear language summary of the ID mental health therapy guidelines; and, (iii) a link to [...]

Upcoming Inclusive Researcher Ceremony

August 25th, 2023|

On Wednesday, September 6th, the Nisonger RRTC team will recognize members of the Disability Experience Expert Panel. DEEP members will be awarded Inclusive Researcher Certificates for five-years of dedicated service to our project, “Can You [...]

ID Mental Health Therapy Guidelines

August 15th, 2023|

Research shows that therapy can be a good treatment for adults with intellectual disability (ID) and mental health conditions. Training and guidance can help mental health therapists treat their clients with ID. Our new clear [...]

33rd Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

July 18th, 2023|

This year marks the 33rd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which was signed into law on July 26, 1990. Check out this library of videos from PBS that highlight the disability rights [...]

July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

July 11th, 2023|

July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental health equity is the state in which everyone has a fair and just opportunity to reach their highest level of mental health and emotional well-being (CDC, [...]

July is Disability Pride Month

July 7th, 2023|

July is Disability Pride Month and is marked by the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. All disabilities and intersecting identities should be valued and respected as part of human diversity. Fostering an inclusive [...]

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March 1st, 2023|

March is Developmental Disabilities (DD) Awareness Month.   The National Association of Councils on DD is making a resource guide to share work being done to celebrate and improve the lives of individuals with disabilities: https://nacdd.org/ddam1/   [...]

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