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Week of August 6, 2018

In the News this Week

Gordon, Elana. “Doctors with Disabilities Push for Culture Change in Medicine.” NPR.

Belsie, Laurent. “Who’s Left to Employ? Tight Job Market Scoops Up Those on the Margin.” The Christian Science Monitor.

Leys, Tony. “Governor Drops Medicaid Adviser Who Spoke Up for Disabled Iowans After Services Were Cut.” Des Moines Register.

Recent Articles

Caruana, E., K. Allott, J. Farhall, E.M. Parrish, C.G. Davey, A.M. Chanen, E. Killackey, and S.M. Cotton. “Factors Associated with Vocational Disengagement Among Young People Entering Mental Health Treatment.” Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 2018, online ahead of print.

Caruana, E., J. Farhall, S.M. Cotton, E. Parrish, K. van-der-EL, C.G. Davey, A.M. Chanen, S.D. Bryce, E. Killackey, and K. Allott. “Vocational Engagement Among Young People Entering Mental Health Treatment Compared with Their General Population Peers.” Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 2018, online ahead of print.

Chavan, B.S., Subhash Das, Rohit Garg, Sonia Puri, and Aravind B.A. Banavaram. “Disability and Socio-Economic Impact of Mental Disorders in the State of Punjab, India: Findings from National Mental Health Survey, 2015–2016.” International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 2018, online ahead of print.

Jackson-Best, Fatimah, and Nancy Edwards. “Stigma and Intersectionality: A Systematic Review of Systematic Reviews Across HIV/AIDS, Mental Illness, and Physical Disability.” BMC Public Health, vol. 18, no. 919, 2018, online only.

Kagan, M., M. Itzick, and P. Tal-Katz. “Demographic, Psychosocial, and Health- and Disability-Related Factors Associated with Psychological Distress Among People with Physical Disabilities.” Rehabilitation Psychology, 2018, online ahead of print.

Kocman, A., and G. Weber. “Concepts of Job Satisfaction in People with Intellectual Disability.” Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 2018, online ahead of print.

Lockett, Helen, Geoffrey Waghorn, and Rob Kydd. “Policy Barriers to Evidence-Based Practices in Vocational Rehabilitation for People with Psychiatric Disabilities in New Zealand.” Work, vol. 60, no. 3, 2018, pp. 421–435.

Mason, J., K. Crowson, M. Katsikitis, and M. Moodie. “Australia’s National Disability Insurance Scheme: A Collaboration Opportunity for Academia and Industry.” Tizard Learning Disability Review, 2018, online ahead of print.

Miller, Alexandra A., and William J. Therrien. “Returning Home: Reducing Recidivism for Juvenile Offenders with Disabilities Through Transition Planning.” Beyond Behavior, vol. 27, no. 2, 2018, pp. 108–115.

Myklebust, J.O. “Too Early or Too Late? Transition to Parenthood Among Former Students with Special Educational Needs.” British Journal of Special Education, vol. 45, no. 2, 2018, pp. 192–209.

Scott, Melissa, Ben Milbourn, Marita Falkmer, Melissa Black, Sven Bӧlte, Alycia Halladay, Matthew Lerner, Julie L. Taylor, and Sonya Girdler. “Factors Impacting Employment for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Scoping Review.” Autism, 2018, online ahead of print.

Talapatra, D., G.E. Miller, and R. Schumacher-Martinez. “Improving Family-School Collaboration in Transition Services for Students with Intellectual Disabilities: A Framework for School Psychologists.” Journal of Educational and Psychological Consultation, 2018, online ahead of print.

White, K., T.D. Flanagan, and A. Nadig. “Examining the Relationship Between Self-Determination and Quality of Life in Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 2018, online ahead of print.