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Integrated Mental Health Treatment Guidelines for Prescribers in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Integrated Mental Health Treatment Guidelines for Prescribers in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities offers an overview of integrated health…
Behavioral Health & Wellness, Health & Genetics Healthcare Books & E-Books
Making Self-Employment Work for People with Disabilities
As self-employment becomes a viable option for more and more adults with significant disabilities, give them realistic, practical guidance and…
Community Living Employment Books & E-Books
COVID-19 VACCINATION ACCESS & INFORMATION: Understanding Barriers for People with Disabilities in New Hampshire
In an effort to improve COVID-19 vaccine access for older adults and people with disabilities in New Hampshire, the NH Developmental Disabilities (DD…
Health & Genetics COVID-19 Data Briefs & Reports
HHS Office for Civil Rights Guidance on Federal Legal Standards Prohibiting Disability Discrimination in COVID-19 Vaccination Programs
This document from the HHS Office for Civil Rights provides guidance on federal legal standards prohibiting disability discrimination in COVID-19…
Health & Genetics COVID-19 Government Information
Strategies for Helping Older Adults and People with Disabilities Access COVID-19 Vaccines
This document from the Administration for Community Living offers examples and promising practices for states, municipalities, community-based…
Health & Genetics COVID-19 Articles & Journals
US Dept. of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy – Youth Transition Information
ODEP works to influence national policy and promote effective workplace practices to ensure that today's — and tomorrow's — workforce…
Inclusive Education Transition Government Information, Supports & Services
Then, Now, and Tomorrow: System of Care in NH
• Introductions • Overview of System of Care • Policy and Infrastructure Developments to Build NH’s System of Care • Advocacy • Special…
Providing Psychosocial Support to New Americans in Your Community
Osob Issa, MSW and Emma Cardeli, Phd, Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center (RTRC)
Let's Put Families First: The Power of Wraparound
• Understand the NH Wraparound Model • Discover how Wraparound fits within MTSS and algins with the elements of the TFI. • Observe how the Family…
New Hampshire's Wraparound Model - An Overview
Wraparound is an evidence-based, family- and youth-driven planning process for responding when children or youth experience serious emotional and…
Family Centered Transition Planning Replication Resource Toolkit
Family Centered Transition Planning is an evidence-based approach to planning for the transition to adult life for individuals on the autism spectrum…
Disability in Focus: September 2018
The September 2018 issue of Disability in Focus points out that people with disabilities in New Hampshire would benefit from eating more fruits and…
Disability in Focus: November 2018
The November 2018 issue of Disability in Focus highlights the importance of supporting informal and family caregivers, who provide meaningful…
Disability in Focus: June 2019
The June 2019 issue of Disability in Focus points out that New Hampshire adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities who have diabetes…
Disability in Focus: October 2019
The October 2019 issue of Disability in Focus highlights the North Country, where disability is experienced by one in four adults. In the North…
Disability in Focus: January 2020
The January 2020 issue of Disability in Focus shows that after taking DPH's disability-competence training, healthcare providers' ideas…
Disability in Focus: May 2020
The May 2020 issue of Disability in Focus shows that in New Hampshire, people with disabilities and their families are 4 times more likely to report…
Disability in Focus: December 2020
The December 2020 issue of Disability in Focus shows that in New England, adults with disabilities are more likely than adults without disabilities…
Person-First Language: A Partial Glossary of Disability Terms
Person- first language literally puts the person first instead of his or her disability. By referring to an individual as a person with a disability…
Language
A Few Exceptions
Language is continually evolving, and no rule is absolute. Here are a few notable exceptions to person-first language.
Language