Many People With Intellectual Disabilities Face Sexual Abuse; Two...
Two psychologists both have a rare specialty: counseling sexual assault survivors who have intellectual disabilities. The stories of sexual violence in their clients' lives have striking similarities.
From The Frontlines Of A Sexual Assault Epidemic: 2 Therapists Share Stories
Demystifying the Social Security disability benefits process: Jim Jirousek (Opinion)
Let's begin by pointing out that Disability is actually the third monthly benefit category under the Social Security system, following Retirement Benefits established with the original Social Security Act of 1935, part of the "New Deal" legislation ...
Abuse prevention a focus for disability agency
BOSTON -- State officials whose agencies serve people with disabilities outlined for lawmakers Wednesday their efforts to prevent and respond to abuse against that population, particularly highlighting efforts to address sexual assault. Speaking at an ...
Norfolk man overcomes disability with faith, positive outlook
Norfolk Daily News
Travis Schaffer of Norfolk has had his fair share of challenges he wouldn't wish on anyone. And they all started when he was 11 months old. That's when he got a strep infection that entered his bloodstream and spread throughout his body. Within a five ...