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Relating through differences: Disability, affective relationality, and the U.S. public healthcare assemblage
(Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2017-04-01)
Using affect theory and disability theory, this article theorizes relationality as it emerges between disabled people who require daily assistance and their paid care providers. In response to the question of how people ...
Reported gum disease as a cardiovascular risk factor in adults with intellectual disabilities
Background Several risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) have been identified among adults with intellectual disabilities (ID). Periodontitis has been reported to increase the risk of developing a CVD in the general ...
Diagnostic Utility of the ADI-R and DSM-5 in the Assessment of Latino Children and Adolescents
(Springer Verlag, 2017-02-07)
Latino children in the US are systematically underdiagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); therefore, it is important that recent changes to the diagnostic process do not exacerbate this pattern of under-identification. ...
Parent-to-Parent support providers: How recruits are identified
Objective To examine selection criteria for Parent‐to‐Parent support parents trained to provide support to other parents of children with disabilities. Method Ten leaders of Parent‐to‐Parent programmes participated ...