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Week of September 24, 2018

In the News this Week

Price, Rita. “Families Sue to Keep Loved Ones with Disabilities in Care Centers.” The Columbus Dispatch.

Brodey, Denise. “4 Ways to Grow Your Business by Learning More About Disabilities.” Forbes

News from Abroad

Brindle, David. “Disability Charity Under Fire Over Home Sell-Off Strategy.” The Guardian.

Iwasaki, Ayumu. “Intellectual Disability Support Group to Launch Sterilization Surgery Victim Survey.” The Mainichi.

Recent Articles

Abes, Elisa S., and Michelle M. Wallace. “‘People See Me, but They Don’t See Me’: An Intersectional Study of College Students with Physical Disabilities.” Journal of College Student Development, vol. 59, no. 5, 2018, pp. 545–562.

Boersema, Henk-Jan, Bert Cornelius, Wout E.L. de Boer, J.L.L. van der Klink, and Sandra Brouwer. “The Assessment of Work Endurance in Disability Evaluations Across European Countries.” PLoS ONE, vol. 13, no. 9, 2018, online only.

Francis, Grace L., Jodi Duke, Frederick J. Brigham, and Kelsie Demetro. “Student Perceptions of College-Readiness, College Services and Supports, and Family Involvement in College: An Exploratory Study.” Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, vol. 48, no. 10, 2018, pp. 3573–3585.

Ganz, Jennifer B., and Kevin M. Ayres. “Methodological Standards in Single-Case Experimental Design: Raising the Bar.” Research in Developmental Disabilities, vol. 79, 2018, pp. 3–9.

Gewurtz, Rebecca E., Pamela Lahey, Katie Cook, Bonnie Kirsh, Rosemary Lysaght, and Robert Wilton. “Fear and Distrust Within the Canadian Welfare System: Experiences of People with Mental Illness.” Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 2018, online ahead of print.

Phillips, Brian N., Antonio Reyes, Alexandra M. Kriofske Mainella, Rachel F. Kesselmayer, and Joseph D. Jacobson. “A Needs Driven Model of Workplace Social Effectiveness in Adults with Disabilities.” Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, vol. 62, no. 1, 2018, pp. 30–42.

Phillips, Brian N., David R. Strauser, Ellen S. Ritter, Stephen J. Notaro, and Weneaka D. Jones. “The Influence of Social Capital and Social Role on Starting Wage for People With and Without Disabilities.” Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, vol. 62, no. 1, 2018, pp. 43–52.

Sammicheli, Michele, and Marcella Scaglione. “‘Employment Suitable for Capabilities’: The Medical-Legal Principle in Italian Invalidity Social Security Benefits in the Current Historical Work Context in Europe.” European Journal of Social Security, 2018, online ahead of print.

Sannicandro, Thomas, Susan L. Parish, Steve Fournier, Monika Mitra, and Maria Paiewonsky. “Employment, Income, and SSI Effects of Postsecondary Education for People with Intellectual Disability.” American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, vol. 123, no. 5, 2018, pp. 412–425.

Zhong, Xiaohui. “Information Technologies, Policy Leverage, and the Entrepreneurial Spirit: Building Cross-Sectoral Collaboration for Disability Employment in China.” Journal of Asian Public Policy, 2018, online ahead of print.