Basic training for primary care providers to properly address behavioral concerns and the needs of patients with disabilities.
A 2-page mood disorder screening tool to provide insight into an individual’s potential experience living with a mood disorder.
A 2-page screening tool to help provide basic insight into an individual’s experience with mental health.
Manual providing information to help screen for certain mental health experiences and determine needs.
The Skills System is a user-friendly set of emotion regulation skills, designed to help people of various ages and abilities, manage emotions. Learning how to regulate emotions enables us to be present in the moment and be more effective–even in stressful situations. Over- and under-reacting can cause more stress and problems. The Skills System helps […]
The understanding that people can be dually diagnosed with intellectual disability (ID) and mental illness is relatively recent. Up until the last 30 to 40 years, it was assumed that people with ID could not also have a mental illness, and behavioral challenges were seen as a consequence of cognitive limitations rather than possible symptoms […]
A collaborative project across 5 University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDDs) about how to support individuals with disabilities to be self-determined in their life and health.
An introduction to teach back training, free learning modules, tip sheets & videos, external resources.
Modules with links to other sources and planning for services and sustainability for people with disabilities.
United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) analysis and article by type of disability showing mental health disabilities increase likelihood of food insecurity.