National goals and research for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities / editors, K. Charlie Lakin and Ann P. Turnbull.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: American Association on Mental Retardation.
Other Authors: Lakin, K. Charlie., Turnbull, Ann P., 1947-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC : American Association on Mental Retardation, c2005.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: keeping promises to Americans with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Young children with or at risk for developmental disabilities
  • Effective education in the least restrictive setting
  • Transitions from home and school to the roles and supports of adulthood
  • Positive support for behavioral, mental health, communication, and crisis needs
  • Comprehensive health supports and health promotion
  • Biomedical research for primary and secondary prevention
  • Employment and productive life roles
  • Access and support for community lives, homes, and social roles
  • Support of families and family life across the lifespan
  • Self-advocacy, self-determination, and social freedom and opportunity
  • Emerging technologies
  • Healthy aging and community participation.