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:
Hsieh, K., Rimmer, J.H., & Heller, T. (2013). Obesity and associated factors in adults with intellectual disability, Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. doi: 10.1111/jir.12100r
Sandra Magaña, PhD, MSW, Professor
Disability and Human Development
University of Illinois at Chicago
Magaña, S., & Smith, M.J. (2006). Health outcomes of mid-life and aging Latina and Black American mothers of children with developmental disabilities. Mental Retardation, 44, 224-234.
Magaña, S. & Smith, M. (2008). Health behaviors, service utilization and access to care among older mothers of color who have children with developmental disabilities. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 46, 267-280.
Magaña, S. & Ghosh, S. (2014). Older adults of color with developmental disabilities and serious mental illness: Experiences and service patterns. In K. Whitfield and T. Baker (Eds.) Handbook of Minority Aging. New York: Springer Publishing Company.