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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for September 2019

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: I am a service provider that would like to assist Latinx/Hispanic people with disabilities to live independently in the … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Peek at NIDILRR’s Research Outcome Domains!

Welcome to our new series “Let’s Take a Peek at NIDILRR’s Research Domains”! This series highlights several projects and products within each of NIDILRR’s Research Outcome Domains. For the inaugural publication of this series, we will be looking at NIDILRR’s … Continue reading

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Occupational Therapy Month:  The Role of OT

April is Occupational Therapy Month.  Occupational therapy (OT) is a client-centered health profession that helps people across the lifespan to do the things they want and need to do through therapeutic use of daily activities (occupations).  Occupational therapists use a … Continue reading

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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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Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day: Finding Help, Finding Hope

May 5th is Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is helping communities increase access to behavioral health services and supports for children, youth, and young adults who experience mental or substance use … Continue reading

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Welcome to Senior Year: Preparing for Transition

Between pool parties and trips to the beach, you may have noticed that back-to-school commercials have started popping up on TV and online. In a few short weeks, students will be heading back to school and families are getting ready! … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. Each month, we look through the searches on our blog and through the information requests made by our patrons who speak Spanish and … Continue reading

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Pathways RTC to host webinar on supporting LGBTQI2-S youth

The NIDRR-funded Rehabilitation Research and Training Center for Pathways to Positive Futures (Pathways RTC) will host a webinar, A Guide to Inform Local Efforts to Support and Affirm LGBTQI2–S Children, Youth, and Families, March 25th 12pm PDT (3pm EDT). The … Continue reading

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Free Webcast TOMORROW – Achieving Meaningful Employment for Youth with ASD: High School Transition the Project SEARCH Way

You still have time to sign up for tomorrow’s webcast from SEDL: SEDL’s VR Autism Project is offering free upcoming webcasts featuring vocational programs that work! VR Autism identifies effective programs that assist people with ASD in finding competitive, long-term … Continue reading

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Still time to register for the TBI Summit!

Join the NIDRR-funded Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Interventions for Children and Youth with TBI November 15th for one-day summit focused on educational strategies and psychosocial interventions for children with TBI. The program includes a series of presentations and … Continue reading

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