Behavioral Health eGuides

Recognizing and Treating Depression in IDD Patients

For those with Intellectual and developmental disabilities, the risk of depression is higher.  But proper diagnosis can be a challenge.  Find out the steps you can take to better support those showing symptoms.

5 Ways to Foster Acceptance Among Individuals and Families

Changes in life are inevitable and for those with intellectual challenges, accepting their new reality can be a serious problem with the potential to effect many other aspects of their lives.

6 Ways to Help Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities Process Big Changes

Whether they are positive or negative, expected or unexpected, changes that individuals experience can trigger distress and make it difficult to adapt to the new normal. For those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, processing major life developments can be especially challenging.