Mon, May 21, 2018
Consuelo Senior, YAI’s Assistant Coordinator of Sex Education and Clinical Curricula, recently presented on Puberty, Sexuality, and Behavior: How to Guide Young People with Disabilities. Co-presented with INCLUDEnyc’s Kaitlin Roh, the hour-long live stream covered everything from setting manageable goals, to building up your child’s self esteem, and much more.
Wed, February 21, 2018
Did you know that falls are a leading cause of injury for seniors and people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD)? Falls cause more than 90% of all hip fractures, and 80% of those who survive a hip fracture lose their ability to perform many of the functions of everyday living.
Tue, January 16, 2018
Having a child can be the most rewarding yet scary experience for anyone. Doubt and uncertainty are common feelings that emerge. The idea of being responsible for another life is overwhelming to say the least. Some ask the question, “can I do it?”