Behavioral Health eGuides
6 Ways to Help Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities Process Big ChangesMay 6, 2021
What you’ll learn:
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. Changes faced by persons who reside in group homes, intermediate care facilities, and other settings may destabilize how they think, socialize and even their sense of identity. To advance the wellbeing of those you serve, find out top ways to better equip you to help clients navigate through big changes.