There is growing concern about the health of individuals with developmental disabilities (DD). The move for individuals with DD from institutional to community settings has increased their opportunities for self-determination and provided a less restrictive environment. However, knowledge, motivation, and efficacy to engage in a healthy lifestyle tend to be low in both individuals who have DD and their care providers. Community and residential living arrangements often make choosing a…
At this site, our primary interest is in sharing information that will help people with developmental disabilities and their caregivers (e.g., parent, direct support professionals, foster care providers, personal agents, other family members, and advocates) live a healthier life. In order to accomplish this we now have three avenues of information available: our website: www.doublesinstructional.com
our new healthy lifestyle learning academy: doublesinstructional.teachable.com
Free Video Course: The Dangerous Drug Prevention Program
This free program is for adolescents and adults with autism and/or intellectual disabilities.
It is designed for people with developmental disabilities and their caregiver to do together.
This program contains excellent information about both legal and illegal dangerous drugs. Watch these videos together with the person with autism and/or intellectual disabilities and get some great information that will help them become better about identifying and avoiding dangerous legal and illegal drugs.
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