Intellectual Disability, with special guest Heather Milligan by Noggin Notes, episodes 26, episode 27, and episode 28, are about ID and mental health on PodBean.
The Revised Family Crisis Handbook: A Mental Health, Stabilization, and Wellness Toolkit is an MHDD toolkit for families and people with disabilities.
The Psychology Today Service Finder is a searchable database of Mental Health Professionals by specialty.
Anxiety De-escalation and Stress Reduction Techniques video of conference proceedings concerning de-escalation techniques.
Adapting to Alzheimer’s: Understanding Dementia in Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities video of conference proceedings concerning Dementia and I/DD.
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.
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.
Trauma is when a person experiences an event, series of events, or situation that causes lasting negative effects. The traumatic event or situation is viewed by the person as being physically or emotionally harmful or life-threatening. People with disabilities have a greater risk of experiencing trauma, because they are more likely to experience unfair treatment. […]