Dementia Among Adults with Down Syndrome: Individual Differences in Risk and Progression is part of the Aging & End of Life webinar series and discusses topics of aging and developmental disabilities.
audience: Direct Support/Caregivers
Support Needs of People with I/DD and Co-Occurring Mental Health Challenges and their Families is basic information to learn about and train yourself on the experiences of people who are dually diagnosed or experience mental health concerns.
The Road to Recovery: Supporting Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Who Have Experienced Trauma is a training manual to help people with developmental disabilities navigate and overcome trauma.
Non-Violent Crisis Intervention is a training series about de-escalation and non-violent crisis intervention.
Facing Your Fears Program for youth with Autism to learn skills to address mental health concerns.
Social Skills Group Adapted from Seeking Safety Model for Adolescents and Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Diagnoses is an article outlining rationale for seeking safety groups for young adults with developmental disabilities and other pertinent information for other organizations to use in their programing.
The NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) website is a great source for general mental health information and how to find resources near you.
Autism Mental Health provides many resources such as blog posts, news, and videos.