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Concurrent E Sessions

Wednesday June 28, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 pm

 

MANAGING WEIGHT AND EXERCISE GOALS

Moderator: Michael Wehmeyer, PhD, FAAIDD, University of Kansas

POWERSforID: A Personalized Online Weight and Exercise Intervention for Overweight Adults with Intellectual Disability
William Neumeier, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mohan Thirumalai, PHD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Nichole Guerra, MS, The Resource Exchange
Betty Geer, DNP, The Resource Exchange
David Ervin, MA, The Resource Exchange
James H. Rimmer, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Promoting Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Adolescents With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Linda Bandini, PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Carol Curtin, PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Richard Fleming , PhD, University of Massachusetts Boston
Heidi Stanish, PhD, University of Massachusetts Boston
Aviva Must, PhD, Tufts University School of Medicine
Sarah Phillips, MS, MPH, Tufts University School of Medicine
Melissa Maslin, MS, University of Massachusetts Medical School



EDUCATING TOMORROW'S HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS 
Moderator: Elizabeth Perkins, PhD, FAAIDD, University of South Florida

Educating Tomorrow's Healthcare Professionals
Cindy Chatzis, RPN, Community Networks of Specialized Care
Tom Archer, Community Networks of Specialized Care
Sarah O'Flanagan, University of Western Ontario    

 



SUPPORTING PARENTS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY
Moderator: Ellis “Pat” Craig, PhD, FAAIDD, Consultant

Backdoor Eugenics: A Social Determinant for the Health and Wellbeing of Parents with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and Their Children
Nicole Brisson, PhD, Sage Haven Associates, LLC
Susan Yuan, PhD, The Association for Successful Parenting
Bernadette Irwin, The Association for Successful Parenting      

 



SUPPORTING STUDENTS IN POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION
Moderator: Alexandra Bonardi, MS, MHA, FAAIDD, Human Services Research Institute

Developing Supports for Full Inclusion of Individuals With Intellectual Disability in a Large University
Courtney Wilt, MA, University of Kansas
Mary Morningstar, PhD, University of Kansas

Why Young Adults with Developmental Disability Do Not Engage in Postsecondary Education or Employment? Is There Any Way Out?
Ching-Shu Jing Fang, MSW, University of Kentucky 



CREATING SAFE HAVENS
Moderator: Shelly Christensen, MA, Inclusion Innovations & Jewish Leadership Institute on Disabilities and Inclusion

Safe Havens for Difficult Conversations: How We Talk with Each Other
William Gaventa, MDiv, FAAIDD, Summer Institute on Theology and Disability
Jennifer Jones, PhD, Oklahoma State University
Ann Cameron Williams, PhD, ao Strategies
Rud Turnbull, JD, FAAIDD, University of Kansas

 



ENHANCING ACADEMIC OUTCOMES FOR CHILDREN WITH IDD 
Moderator: Ruth Luckasson, JD, FAAIDD, University of New Mexico

Enhancing Academic Outcomes for Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Christopher Lemons, PhD, Vanderbilt University  
Lauren Lejeune, MA, Vanderbilt University
Jill Allor, PhD, Southern Methodist University 



POSTER SYMPOSIA: SELF-DETERMINATION
Moderator: Matt Van Auken, Developmental Pathways, Inc.

An International Approach to Align UN CRPD Articles With Quality Of Life Indicators and Support Strategies
Marco Lombardi, MS, HoGent University College
Hanne Vandenbussche, MA, Gent University
Claudia Claes, PhD, University of Gent
Robert Schalock, PhD, FAAIDD Hastings College

Are Persons With Intellectual Disability and Significant Supports Living a Life With Quality?
Sofia Santos, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa
Antonio Rodrigo, Cooperativa de Empreendedorismo para o Desenvolvimento Economico e Social de Todo o Pas
Fernando Gomes, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa

Are persons with Intellectual disability self-determined in Portugal?
Sofia Santos, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa
Fernando Gomes, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa
Manuel Torres, MA, Universidade de Lisboa

 Are We In-Sync? An Examination of Service Providers Perceptions of Service Needs and Implications for Quality of Life of Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
Ann Wai-Yee Kwong, University of California, Santa Barbara
Jessica Hai, University of California, Santa Barbara
Lindsay Glugatch,  University of California, Santa Barbara
Mian Wang  PhD,  University of California, Santa Barbara
Katerina Ford, University of California, Santa Barbara
Dana Nguyen, University of California, Santa Barbara

Comparing Quality of Life Outcomes for Adults With an Intellectual Disability Accessing Different Types of Respite Services in Ireland
Suzanne Guerin, PhD, University College Dublin
Emma Nicholson, PhD, University College Dublin
Fiona Keogh Genio, PhD
Philip Dodd, MD, St. Michael's House Intellectual Disability Services

Descriptive Study of Caseworkers' Practices to Support the Development of Self-Determination of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities
Martin Caouette, PhD, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires
Coralie Sarazin, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires
Louis-Simon Maltais, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires

Quality of Life for Families With Children/Youth With Autism Spectrum Disorder
Jos Nogueira , Universidade de Lisboa & Secretary of State for Inclusion of Persons with Disability

Self-Determination as a Predictor of Quality of Life and Rights of People with Intellectual Disability: Where are we going?
Jos Nogueira , Universidade de Lisboa & Secretary of State for Inclusion of Persons with Disability
Sofia Santos, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa

Self-Determination of Adults With Intellectual Disability in the French Institutional Context
Martin Caouette, PhD, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires
Louis-Simon Maltais, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires
Sylvie Hamel, PhD, Universit du Qubec  Trois-Rivires