Jul 08

Highly qualified authors analyze the participation and experiences of disabled students in higher education over a two year period, by comparing the responses of eight universities to the new anti-discriminatory practice with student case studies…. More >>

Disabled Students in Higher Education

Jul 08

This book concerns the process of transition that we all make throughout our lifetime, and the necessary skills individuals with disabilities need to function outside of school. The book illustrates that the problems of transition are not just for persons with disabilities, but for everyone. Acceptance of differences, understanding that our perceptions may not be accurate, and the ability to be honest with one another are shown to be key elements in assisting transi… More >>

Adults with Disabilities: International Perspectives in the Community

May 21

Between five and eleven million individuals in this country struggle with learning disabilities throughout adulthood, and it is estimated that two to three percent of incoming college freshman are learning disabled. In fact, learning-disabled adults are the fastest growing population of disabled university students. But unlike in the past, learning disabilities are now well understood, and there is a great deal of help available for the disabled–if they can … More >>

Facing Learning Disabilities in the Adult Years

May 19

Offers parents of children with disabilities inspiration and advice from those who’ve been there. Reflections from a Different Journey presents 40 stories by successful adults who grew up with disabilities. They provide insights into what it is like to persevere in the face of community prejudices, and what it takes for families and children with disabilities to work together toward fulfillment. While there are many books for parents on raising a child with … More >>

Reflections from a Different Journey : What Adults with Disabilities Wish All Parents Knew

May 16

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This book considers how mental health services have evolved over the past three decades to meet the needs of people with intellectual disability, focusing on the ways that theories and policies have been applied to clinical practice…. More >>

Mental Health Services for Adults with Intellectual Disability: Strategies and Solutions

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