Support Needs of People With I/DD and Co-Occurring Mental Health Challenges and Their Families

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4/16/2019
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This brief focuses on the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are also experiencing mental illness. The Arc explored the unique challenges faced by these individuals through focus groups and national panels. This brief summarizes the findings from these activities and includes recommendations for the development of new training, systems change activities, research, and greater public awareness around I/DD and mental health issues.
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Short URL: http://www.nasuad.org/node/71336