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

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Week of May 20, 2019

In the News this Week

Moon, Jason. “Sununu Calls for Change to Federal Medicaid Rules on Disability Services.” NHPR.

Friedman, Gordon R. “Disability Group Joins Call to Hold Oregon in Contempt over Mentally Ill Defendants’ Rights.” The Oregonian.

Mulford, Kim. “Whistleblower Says NJ Violated Civil Rights of Psychiatric Patients with Disabilities.” Cherry Hill Courier-Post.

News from Abroad

Flynn, Mo. “Disability Service on Financial Life Support.” Irish Examiner

Recent Articles

Anand, Priyanka, and Todd C. Honeycutt. “Long-Term Outcomes for Transition-Age Youth with Mental Health Conditions Who Receive Postsecondary Education Support.” Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 2019, online ahead of print.

Brown, M., J. Macarthur, A. Higgins, and Z. Chouliara. “Transitions from Child to Adult Health Care for Young People with Intellectual Disabilities: A Systematic Review.” Journal of Advanced Nursing, 2019, online ahead of print.

Castañeda, Ernesto, Casey Chiappetta, Laura Guerrero, and Alma Hernandez. “Empowerment Through Work: The Cases of Disabled Individuals and Low-Skilled Women Workers on the US–Mexican Border.” Disability & Society, vol. 34, no. 3, 2019, pp. 384–406.

Crowe, Teresa V. “Factors Associated with Well-Being in a Sample of Deaf Adults.” Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, vol. 31, no. 3, 2019, pp. 285–298.

Geisen, T., B. Hassler, S. Wagner, N. Buys, C. Randall, H. Harder, A. Fraess-Phillips, I.T.S. Yu, C. Howe, and L. Scott. “Raising Awareness and Appreciation: Employee Perspectives on Disability Management in Swiss Companies.” International Journal of Disability Management, vol. 14, 2019, online ahead of print.

Krause, James S., Clara Dismuke-Greer, Melinda Jarnecke, and Karla S. Reed. “Differential Odds of Employment and Estimation of Earnings Among Those with Spinal Cord Injury.” Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, 2019, online ahead of print.

Laxman, D.J., J.L. Taylor, L.S. DaWalt, J.S. Greenberg, and M.R. Mailick. “Loss in Services Precedes High School Exit for Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Longitudinal Study.” Autism Research, 2019, online ahead of print.

Marchesano, K., and M. Musella. “Does Volunteer Work Affect Life Satisfaction of Participants with Chronic Functional Limitations? An Empirical Investigation.” Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 2019, online ahead of print.

McCauley, Erin J. “The Potential of College Completion: How Disability Shapes Labor Market Activity Differentially by Educational Attainment and Disability Type.” Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 2019, online ahead of print.

McDuff, E., M.J. Lanovaz, D. Morin, M. Vona, Y. Kheloufi, and A.R. Giannakakos. “Differential Reinforcement of High Rates of Behaviour to Increase Work Productivity in Adults with Intellectual Disability.” Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019, online ahead of print.

Neary, J., S.V. Katikireddi, J. Brown, E.B. Macdonald, and H. Thomson. “Role of Age and Health in Perceptions of Returning to Work: A Qualitative Study.” BMC Public Health, vol. 19, no. 496, 2019, online ahead of print.

Nevile, A., E. Malbon, A. Kay, and G. Carey. “The Implementation of Complex Social Policy: Institutional Layering and Unintended Consequences in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.” Australian Journal of Public Administration, 2019, online ahead of print.

Zhao, Ting, and Jurgen Grotz. “The Changing Landscape of Public Service Delivery Systems for Disabled People in China: A Shanghai Case Study.” Disability & Society, vol. 34, no. 3, 2019, pp. 498–503.