Tag Archives: social skills

Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for February 2018

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: As a parent, how do I help my child transition from school to work? This edition of Answered Questions … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, April 14 – Friday, April 18

Human Interest: Amy Purdy’s bionic grace on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ (The Washington Post) A dancer who is a double amputee wears her prosthetic limbs to get through four weeks of competition on ABC television’s Dancing With the Stars. The … Continue reading

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NIDRR-funded research on Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders

April is Autism Awareness Month and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) has a long history of funding research on autism and autism spectrum disorders.  A search of the NIDRR program database located a total of 29 … Continue reading

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NARIC Digital Archive Project: New Additions

We are well into the third step of our digitization project: Digitizing final reports from NIDRR grantees. These reports cover a wide range of topics including adaptive equipment, curriculum design, disability in Native American communities, social skills training, employment, and … Continue reading

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