Use of promotoras de salud in interventions with Latino families of children with IDD

Magaña, S., Lopez, K., Paradiso de Sayu, R., Miranda, E. (2014). Use of promotoras de salud in interventions with Latino families of children with IDD. In R. Hodapp (Ed.) International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilities, 47, IRRDD, UK: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 39-75.
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Viability of a Dementia Advocacy Effort for Adults with Intellectual Disability: Using a National Task Group Approach

Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities
Volume 11 Number 3 pp 176–191 September 2014

Matthew P. Janicki and Seth M. Keller
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Obesity and associated factors in adults with intellectual disability

K. Hsieh, J. H. Rimmer & T. Heller
Journal of Intellectual Disability Research
volume 58 part 9 pp 851–863 september 2014
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Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Participate in their Communities through Support Staff Pilot Intervention

Andrea Gossett Zakrajsek, Joy Hammel, & Joseph A. Scazzero
Volume 27, Issue 2 March
2014
Pages 154–162
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Improving health behaviours of Latina mothers of youths and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Magaña, S., Li, H., Miranda, E., & Paradiso, R. (2014) Improving health behaviors of Latina mothers of youths and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. doi: 10.1111/jir.12139

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Interventions to promote health: crossing networks of intellectual and developmental disabilities and aging

Heller, T., Fisher, D., Marks, B., & Hsieh, K. (2014) Interventions to promote health: crossing networks of intellectual and developmental disabilities and aging. Disability and Health Journal, 7, S24-S32.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S193665741300109X
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The Political Arithmetic of Disability and the American Family: A Demographic Perspective

Fujiura, G. (2014) The Political Arithmetic of Disability and the American Family: A Demographic Perspective. Family Relations Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies, 63(1), pp. 7-19.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/fare.12051/abstract
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Reciprocity and Social Capital in Sibling Relationships of People With Disabilities

Kramer, J., Hall, Allison, & Heller, T. (2013) Reciprocity and Social Capital in Sibling Relationships of People With Disabilities. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, (51)6, 482-495. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1352/1934-9556-51.6.482

http://aaiddjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1352/1934-9556-51.6.482

Health Promotion for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Laurence Taggart and Wendy Cousins
http://mcgraw-hill.co.uk/html/033524694X.html

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.

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Siblings: Long-Lasting Ties by Tamar Heller

Siblings: Long-Lasting Ties by Tamar Heller

Obesity and associated factors in adults with intellectual disability

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

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jir.12100/abstract

Health outcomes of mid-life and aging Latina and Black American mothers of children with developmental disabilities

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.

Health behaviors, service utilization and access to care among older mothers of color who have children with developmental disabilities

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.

Older adults of color with developmental disabilities and serious mental illness: Experiences and service patterns

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.