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Friends, Leisure, and Quality of Life for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
This article will help direct service providers understand the importance of friends and leisure for the individuals you support. You will learn how you can assist individuals in their choices about making friends and participating in their community.
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Friends, Leisure, and Quality of Life for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Article Aug 2007 Service Providers link
Living in Your Community Presentation Aug 2007 Consumers link
The Importance of Your Medical History Presentation Jul 2007 Consumers link
Understanding the Importance of Medical History (DSPs) Article Jul 2007 Service Providers link
Social Support Systems and Maintaining Mental Health (DSPs) Article Jun 2007 Service Providers link
Social Supports and Your Mental Health Presentation Jun 2007 Consumers link
Understanding Sexually Transmitted Diseases Presentation Feb 2007 Consumers link
Understanding Sexually Transmitted Diseases (DSPs) Article Feb 2007 Service Providers link
Understanding Mental Health Conditions Presentation Jan 2007 Consumers link
Understanding Mental Health Conditions (DSPs) Article Jan 2007 Service Providers link
Healthy Lifestyle Choices for People with Developmental Disabilities (DSPs) Article Dec 2006 Service Providers link
Making Healthy Lifestyle Choices Presentation Dec 2006 Consumers link
Understanding Respiratory Illnesses (DSPs) Article Nov 2006 Service Providers link
Understanding Respiratory Illnessess Presentation Nov 2006 Consumers link
Staying Healthy: Preventive Health Care Guidelines for Adults Presentation Oct 2006 Consumers link
Staying Healthy: Preventive Health Care Guidenlines for Adults (DSPs) Article Oct 2006 Service Providers link
Understanding Alcohol Dependence (DSPs) Article Sep 2006 Service Providers link
Understanding Alcohol Dependence and Alcohol Abuse Presentation Sep 2006 Consumers link
Living with Limited Mobility: Preventing and Caring for Pressure Sores Presentation Aug 2006 Consumers link
Preventing and Caring for Pressure Sores (DSPs) Article Aug 2006 Service Providers link
Preventing and Managing Diabetes Presentation Jul 2006 Consumers link
Preventing and Managing Diabetes (DSPs) Article Jul 2006 Service Providers link
Aging with Developmental Disabilities Presentation May 2006 Consumers link
Aging with Developmental Disabilities: Effects on the Senses (DSPs) Article May 2006 Service Providers link
Understanding Heart Disease Presentation Apr 2006 Consumers link
Understanding Heart Disease (DSPs) Article Apr 2006 Service Providers link
Medication Safety Presentation Mar 2006 Consumers link
Medication Safety (DSPs) Article Mar 2006 Service Providers link
Physical and Sexual Abuse among Consumers with Developmental Disabilities (DSPs) Article Jan 2006 Service Providers link
Understanding and Preventing Physical and Sexual Abuse Presentation Jan 2006 Consumers link
Aspiration among Consumers with Developmental Disabilities (DSPs) Article Dec 2005 Service Providers link
Aspiration among People with Developmental Disabilities Presentation Dec 2005 Consumers link
Becoming Cholesterol Conscious Article Sep 2004 Service Providers link
Heed the Warning Signs: Heart Attack, Stroke and Cardiac Arrest Article Sep 2004 General Public link
Obesity and Your Family Article Aug 2004 General Public link
Promoting Physical Activity Article Aug 2004 Service Providers link
Preventing Drowing Accidents Article Jul 2004 Service Providers link
Water Safety and Your Family Article Jul 2004 General Public link
Recognizing Signs of Sexual Abuse Article Jun 2004 General Public link
Responding to Signs of Sexual Abuse Article Jun 2004 Service Providers link
Indoor Air Pollution Article May 2004 Service Providers link
Protection from Common Environmental Risks Article May 2004 General Public link
Healthy Skin Article Apr 2004 General Public link
Preventing and Detecting Skin Problems Article Apr 2004 Service Providers link
Be Prepared - Guidelines in Case Your Family Member Someday Is Missing Article Mar 2004 General Public link
Effective Supervision Strategies Article Mar 2004 Service Providers link
Financial Exploitation Article Feb 2004 General Public link
Sexual Exploitation Article Feb 2004 Service Providers link
Emergency Care for Burns Article Jan 2004 General Public link
Scalds: Seconds Count Article Jan 2004 Service Providers link
Airport Security: Special Considerations for People with Disabilities Article Dec 2003 General Public link
Safe Transportation for Consumers Who Use Wheelchairs Article Dec 2003 Service Providers link
Consumer Respiratory Conditions Article Nov 2003 Service Providers link
Flu Facts Article Nov 2003 General Public link
Dual Diagnosis and Your Family Member Article Oct 2003 General Public link
Understanding Dual Diagnosis Article Oct 2003 Service Providers link
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Special Considerations for Service Providers Article Sep 2003 Service Providers link
Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Article Sep 2003 General Public link
First Aid and Disaster Kits for 2003 Article Aug 2003 General Public link
Protecting Workers with Developmental Disabilities Article Aug 2003 Service Providers link
Healthy Lifestyles Article Jul 2003 General Public link
Healthy Lifestyles for Consumers Article Jul 2003 Service Providers link
First Aid for Seizures Article Jun 2003 Service Providers link
Summer Safety and Travel for Persons with Epilepsy Article Jun 2003 General Public link
Preventing Sun Damage and Dehydration Article May 2003 Service Providers link
Summer Sun Article May 2003 General Public link
Increasing Physical Activity for Older Persons with Developmental Disabilities Article Apr 2003 Service Providers link
Planning for Older Adults with Developmental Disabilities Article Apr 2003 General Public link
Photo Books Article Mar 2003 General Public link
Safe Lifting Article Mar 2003 Service Providers link
Making Home and Workplace Safe from Unintentional Poisonings Article Feb 2003 Service Providers link
Poisoning Accidents Article Feb 2003 General Public link
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs: Making Healthy Choices Article Jan 2003 General Public link
Drug Use and Abuse Education Article Jan 2003 Service Providers link
Signs and Symptoms of Emergency and Urgent Medical Conditions Article Dec 2002 Service Providers link
Signs and Symptoms of Injury or Illness: What to Tell the Healthcare Professional Article Dec 2002 General Public link
Medication Safety Article Nov 2002 Service Providers link
Personal Medication Safety Article Nov 2002 General Public link
Fire Prevention for Service Providers Article Oct 2002 Service Providers link
Fire Safety Article Oct 2002 General Public link
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About Consumers Who Have Difficulty Eating Article Sep 2002 Service Providers link
Having a Safe Mealtime Article Sep 2002 General Public link
Preventing Physical Abuse Article Aug 2002 Service Providers link
What Can You Do To Protect Against Physical Abuse? Article Aug 2002 General Public link
Preventing Falls Article Jul 2002 General Public link
Preventing Falls and Fractures Article Jul 2002 Service Providers link
Summer Safety Tips Article Jun 2002 General Public link
Summertime in the Yard Article Jun 2002 Service Providers link
Introduction to Risk Management Article May 2002 General Public link
Risk Management Principles Article May 2002 Service Providers link
Don't Be a Victim Article Apr 2002 General Public link
How to Create an Emergency Plan Article Mar 2002 General Public link
Making Your Home a Safe Place Article Mar 2002 Service Providers link