Health Promotion for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Laurence Taggart and Wendy Cousins

About the book

People with learning disabilities are affected by significantly more health problems than the general population and are much more likely to have significant health risks. Yet evidence suggests they are not receiving the same level of health education and health promotion opportunities as other members of society.

International Congress: Perspectives on Aging with Intellectual Disability

Dortmund University, Germany
March 21 and 22, 2014

RRTCADD presenters include Tamar Heller, speaking on “Siblings and other family members as supports” and Matthew Janicki, speaking on “Optimal physical and social living conditions for people with intellectual disability and dementia”  .

For more information and registration: