Intellectual Disabilities

Introduction to Intellectual Disabilities

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Making Fitness Environments More Inclusive May 2, 2014

One of the key dimensions to wellness is physical health (the others include emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, vocational, and environmental). Going to the gym is one of the most common... Read More

Kids With Disabilities Want To Be Included Dec 12, 2011

Robbie was a 15 year-old high school youngster. He was in a special education class for the severely disabled. Robbie had Cerebral Palsy. Despite his crippling disability, he had an... Read More

New Intellectual Disabilities Topic Center May 19, 2011

Over the past decade, it has become widely accepted that the diagnostic label “mental retardation” has come to carry and convey a negative social stigma. As a consequence of... Read More