library

Library

The NCISI Library is a critical vehicle for sharing up-to-date information on the reforms that are happening within the state and across the country, as well as research and best practices in the area of supported employment and full inclusion of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
The NCISI Library will be updated frequently as new promising practices are identified.
The NCISI Library will also archive videos of consumers, family members and people within the state who have a perspective on improving the lives of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

- normal +

Occupational Health

Doctors Urged to Address Needs of Females with Disabilities

Pediatricians are being encouraged to take a more active role in helping families prepare for and adapt to the changes that come with puberty for girls with disabilities.  Read more...

Club Helping People With Disabilities Be More Physically Active

This article, written by Edward Lee out of The Baltimore Sun/TNS, was recently highlighted through disabilityscoop. Lee offers readers an inside look at a program, established by Jared Ciner, that provides

WEBINARS NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION!

Explore our Practice Improvement Institute page for detailed information about our upcoming webinars! Topics include: Behavioral Health Workforce Development, Culture Change and Changing Mindsets, Disability Disclosure, and Mental Health for

Behavioral Science's Growing Role in Making Government Work Better

This article is from the GOVERNING and written by Sharman Haley. In "Behavioral Science's Growing Role in Making Government Work Better," Haley addresses how a strong focus on human factors can be

Miami's Model for Decriminalizing Mental Illness in America

John Buntin, writer for GOVERNING, talks about America's prisions and how they are filled with people who suffer from mental illness. He expands his article to talk about a judge

White House Launches Program To Fight Heroin Epidemic

On Monday, August 17th, the White House announced new funding to fight the heroin problem gripping New England and other parts of the country. Listen to the story and view