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NDEAM Quick Looks: Resources to Power Inclusive Organizations

This week, we continue celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and its theme: America’s Recovery: Powered by Inclusion. Inclusive organizations make equal employment opportunity for individuals with disabilities a core part of their mission and culture. They are proactive … Continue reading

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Miradas rápidas para NDEAM: Recursos para impulsar organizaciones inclusivas

Esta semana, continuamos celebrando el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre el Empleo de Personas con Discapacidades (NDEAM, por sus siglas en inglés) y su tema: La recuperación de los Estados Unidos: Impulsada por la inclusión. Las organizaciones inclusivas hacen de … Continue reading

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Self-care for People with Seasonal Affective Disorder

‘Tis the season for all things autumn – pumpkins, fall foliage, and cooler days and colder nights with fewer daylight hours. It also a time of year where individuals living in the northern United States may notice changes in their … Continue reading

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Come Together During Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and the week of September 5-11 is National Suicide Prevention Week. Suicide is a major public health concern and a leading cause of death in the United States (https://www.cdc.gov/suicide/facts/index.html). It is also preventable. The … Continue reading

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Reúnase durante el Mes de Prevención del Suicidio

Septiembre es el Mes Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio (en inglés) y la semana del 5 al 11 de septiembre es la Semana Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio (en inglés). El suicidio es un importante problema de salud pública y … Continue reading

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Pain Awareness Month – Tools to Talk About and Manage Living with Chronic Pain

This week we’re featuring tools from the NIDILRR Grantee community and elsewhere to help people living with pain and their care teams work together to manage pain and live independently. Continue reading

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Countdown to Tokyo: The 2020 Paralympics Start Next Week!

Did you know there are Paralympians in the NIDILRR community? It’s true! Continue reading

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Contando hacia Tokio: ¡Los Juegos Paralímpicos de 2020 comienzan la próxima semana!

¿Sabías que hay atletas paralímpicos en la comunidad NIDILRR? ¡Es la verdad! Continue reading

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Breaking the Stigma: Mental Health in Athletics

Professional athletes are opening up about mental health, and it’s making a difference. Tennis player Naomi Osaka, football players (NFL) Brandon Marshall and Aaron Rodgers, and four-time gold winning Olympic gymnast Simone Biles are just a few of the professional … Continue reading

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Romper el estigma: La salud mental en el atletismo

Los atletas profesionales están hablando más sobre la salud mental y eso está marcando una diferencia. La tenista Naomi Osaka, los jugadores de fútbol estadounidense Brandon Marshall y Aaron Rodgers, y la gimnasta olímpica cuatro veces ganadora de oro Simone … Continue reading

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