Public Policy

Mental Disability and the ADA: Public Policy in the Courtroom
Beginning with a brief overview of the Americans With Disabilities Act, this paper explores the issues of disability, direct threat, and reasonable accommodations as they apply to people with psychiatric disabilities with an emphasis on relevant court decisions. Author: M. Rempfer

Building Consumer Consensus on IL Using the Concerns Report
By asking people with mental retardation, brain injury, and psychiatric disabilities to identify their independent living needs, a method to develop interventions and accommodations that will result in increased and improved center for independent living services was illustrated. Author: J. G. Youngbauer

We've been hard at work looking for ways to increase employment for people with disabilities. Read the recent repor…

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