Category Archives: Event

World Mental Health Day – Managing Stress in the Workplace

October 10th is World Mental Health Day and this year’s theme is mental health in the workplace.  According to the World Health Organization, more than 300 million people globally live with depression, a leading cause of disability; and more than … Continue reading

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Día de la Salud Mental – Manejo del Estrés en el Lugar de Trabajo

El 10 de octubre es el Día Mundial de la Salud Mental y el tema de este año es la salud mental en el lugar de trabajo. Según la Organización Mundial de Salud, más de 300 millones de persoans en … Continue reading

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Cuando duele mover: Mantener un estulo de vida saludable con los síndromes de dolor crónico y de fatiga crónica

El mes de mayo es el Mes Nacional de la Aptitud Física y Deportes (en inglés) y el Consejo del Presidente sobre la Aptitud Física, Deportes, y Nutrición está ofreciendo recursos e ideas para ayudar a las personas a #MoverseEnMayo (#MoveinMay en … Continue reading

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When it Hurts to Move: Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle with Chronic Pain and Fatigue Syndromes

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month and the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition is offering resources and ideas to help people #MoveInMay with the 0 to 60 website and smartphone apps that provide informational resources on … Continue reading

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NIDILRR Seeks Input to Guide Strategic Planning

The National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) through the Administration for Community Living (ACL) is seeking comments and hosting several listening sessions across the country to help inform future funding priorities and strategic direction.  Public meetings … Continue reading

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NIDILRR busca información para orientar la planificación estratégica

El Instituto Nacional de la Investigación sobre la Discapacidad, Vida Independiente, y Rehabilitación (NIDILRR por sus siglas en inglés) (en inglés) a través de la Administración de la Vida Comunitaria (ACL por sus siglas en inglés) (en inglés) está buscando comentarios y … Continue reading

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The 2016 Paralympic Athletes and Hispanic Heritage Month

The 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have come and gone and, although we are sad that they are over, the staff at NARIC was very excited to watch the Games. This was an historic year for the Paralympic … Continue reading

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Los atletas Paralímpicos de 2016 y el Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Los Juegos Paralímpicos de 2016 en Rio de Janeiro han ido y venido y, aunque estamos tristes que han terminado, el personal de NARIC estaba muy emocionado de ver los Juegos. Este fue un año histórico para los Juegos Paralímpicos, … Continue reading

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Webinar 9/27: Early Findings from Research on the ACA and People with Disabilities

The NIDILRR-funded Collaborative on Health Reform and Independent Living (CHRIL) will present a webinar, Early Findings from the CHRIL, Sept 27th, 3-4pm ET. The webinar will feature early findings from the first year of research on the Affordable Care Act and … Continue reading

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Webinar: AFFIRMative CBT: Supporting the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth

The NIDILRR-funded Rehabilitation Research and Training Center for Pathways to Positive Futures (Pathways RTC) has an excellent webinar opportunity coming up next week: AFFIRMative CBT: Supporting the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth Date: September 20, 2016 Time: 9:30am – 10:30am … Continue reading

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