3 Eligible CostsThe Non-Profit Behavioral Health / Developmental Disability
Providers Health Information Technology Investment Program will fund BH-DD HIT projects in the following areas:
CPS workers struggled with the concept of developmental disability
Four of these agencies specialize in developmental disability
In Maryland, Title 7 of the Annotated Code, the Developmental Disabilities Law (1994), states that the policy of the state is to "encourage the full development of the ability and potential of each individual with developmental disability
in the State, no matter how severe the individual's disability," and to "support and provide resources to operate community services to maintain individuals with developmental disability
in the community rather than in institutions" (p.
Anecdotes are used to illustrate some possible effects of abuse on a person with a developmental disability
The Nursing Home Reform Act, part of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987, directed states to move all people with a developmental disability
who did not have a medical reason to be there, out of nursing homes and into the community.
Specific labels included under the broader heading of Pervasive Developmental Disability
include: Asperger's syndrome, autism, Rett's disorder, and Childhood Disintegrative Disorder (American Psychiatric Association, 1994).
Justin Brockie, Therap Chief Operating Officer said, "The awarding of this patent is more confirmation of the exciting and innovative work that Therap has been doing within the intellectual and developmental disability
community for the past ten years.
TORONTO -- The Ontario government announced that it will be closing the last three remaining residential institutions for adults with a developmental disability
by March 31, 2009.
We learn about the history of the developmental disability
movement,'' said Monroy, 20.
the PASS-ADD: Psychiatric Assessment Schedule for Adults with a Developmental Disability
(a modification of the Present State Examination - Patel, Goldberg, & Moss, 1993).
More than 890 families in Wake County are on a waiting list for developmental disability