College - Disability Series

    • Communication Disabilities Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides an overview of the different types of communication disorders and their impact on personal, social, and economic well-being, recovery and rehabilitation techniques, and tips for caregivers. Includes facts about rights and benefits of people with communication disabilities and resources for additional help and information.

      • Publication Date: April 2020
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1790-6
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $39.00

    • Disability Rights, Benefits, and Support Services Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides an overview of rights and laws enacted to protect and accommodate people with disabilities and those interested in learning more about disability and the processes required to apply for these benefits, disability compensation benefits for veterans, information on how to find government and local disability programs and services, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1764-7
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $39.00

    • Mental Disability and Rehabilitation Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides an overview of the most common types of mental disability, behavioral-health therapies, co-occurring disorders, medications commonly used to treat mental disability, treatment options, culturally competent care, accessibility, rehabilitation, and the ways in which the Affordable Care Act provides parity protections for behavioral-health services, along with tips on finding a therapist, supporting a friend or family member through diagnosis and treatment, and information about the neurodiversity movement, along with information on how to find government and local disability programs and resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1766-1
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $39.00

    • Physical Disability and Rehabilitation Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides an overview of the types of disability that limit an individual’s physical functioning, mobility, dexterity, and stamina, either as a structural or functional impairment. The characteristics of specific physical disability are outlined and examples of the ways in which physical disability affects individuals are explained, along with information on how to find government and local disability programs and resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1765-4
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $39.00

    • Visual Impairment and Rehabilitation, 1st Edition

      Provides basic health information about visual impairment, its types and prevalence, conditions that lead to visual impairment, guidelines for people with visual impairment to lead a quality life, and facts about benefits and support services available for them. Includes resources for additional help and information.

      • Publication Date: July 2020
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1806-4
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $39.00