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A weekly summary of selected disability news and findings from around the world.

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Week of November 12, 2017

In the News this Week

Philipps, Dave. “Veterans Claiming Disability Pay Face Wall of Denials and Delays.” The New York Times. 

Caplan, Jeff. “Suddenly Disabled, Unable to Work and Need Benefits? Prepare for Financial Ruin First.” Fort Worth Star-Telegram. 

Marso, Andy. “Caregivers of Disabled Left in Dark Under Kansas’ Private Healthcare System.” The Kansas City Star.

News from Abroad

Ryan, Frances. “What Is Life Really Like for Disabled People? The Disability Diaries Reveal All.” The Guardian. 

Recent Articles

Adam, Sarah L., and Kerri A. Morgan. “Meaningful Components of a Community-Based Exercise Program for Individuals with Disabilities: A Qualitative Study.” Disability and Health Journal, 2017, online ahead of print.

Carey, Gemma, Eleanor Malbon, Daniel Reeders, Anne Kavanagh, and Gwynnyth Llewellyn. “Redressing or Entrenching Social and Health Inequities Through Policy Implementation? Examining Personalised Budgets Through the Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme.” International Journal for Equity in Health, vol. 16, no. 192, 2017, online only.

DuPaul, George J., Ibrahim Dahlstrom-Hakki, Matthew J. Gormley, Qiong Fu, Trevor D. Pinho, and Manju Banerjee. “College Students with ADHD and LD: Effects of Support Services on Academic Performance.” Learning Disabilities Research & Practice, vol. 32, no. 4, 2017, pp. 246–256.

Grahn, P., A.M. Pálsdóttir, J. Ottosson, and I.H. Jonsdottir. “Longer Nature-Based Rehabilitation May Contribute to a Faster Return to Work in Patients with Reactions to Severe Stress and/or Depression.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 14, no. 11, 2017, online only.

Hinton, Cynthia F., Lewis E. Kraus, T.A. Richards, Michael H. Fox, and Vincent A. Campbell. “The Guide to Community Preventive Services and Disability Inclusion.” American Journal of Preventive Medicine, vol. 53, no. 6, 2017, pp. 898–903.

McCauley, Erin J. “The Cumulative Probability of Arrest by Age 28 Years in the United States by Disability Status, Race/Ethnicity, and Gender.” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 107, no. 12, 2017, pp. 1977–1981.

Moreno, P., J. Rodriguez-Poo, and D. Cantarero. “A New Approach to Understanding Labour Supply of Disabled People.” Applied Economics, 2017, online ahead of print.

Zirkel, Perry A. “Failure to Implement the IEP: The Third Dimension of FAPE Under the IDEA.” Journal of Disability Policy Studies, vol. 28, no. 3, 2017, pp. 174–179.