DRRI: Other Impairments

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Discussion Lists

ACOLUG is the Augmentative Communication On-line Users' Group. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@listserv.temple.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe acolug Firstname Lastname".

Ani-l is for sharing among Autistic people and those close to them in addition to promoting civil rights. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@listserv.syr.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe ani-l Firstname Lastname".

Anxiety Zone is a non-profit, community-operated, mental health support group dedicated to helping people suffering from anxiety disorders.

Autism is a list for people interested in Autism. To subscribe, send a message to listserv@listserv.arizona.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe tusconautism Firstname Lastname".

Bodydysmorphic for those who have Body Dysmorphic Disorder.

BpdInsideOut hosts several different email lists for various aspects of Borderline Personality Disorder.

Dissociative-disorders is for discussions of dissociative disorders. To subscribe, send a message to listserv@netcom.com. In the body of the message type "subscribe dissociative-disorders Firstname Lastname".

Down-syn is for the discussion of Down Syndrome. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@listserv.nodak.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe down-syn Firstname Lastname".

GIWorld is about Gastrointestinal and Hepato-biliary-pancreatic diseases.

Mbhc is for the discussion of issues in managed behavioral healthcare. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@netcom.com. In the body of the message type "subscribe mbhc Firstname Lastname".

OCD-Support is for discussion of issues concerning obsessive compulsive disorder. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to OCD-Support@yahoogroups.com. In the body of the message type "subscribe ocd-l Firstname Lastname".

Our-kids is for parents, caregivers, and others who work with children with physical and/or mental disabilities and delays. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@listserv.syr.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe our-kids Firstname Lastname".

Psych-dd is for discussions of the psychological ramifications of developmental disabilities. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@listserv.nodak.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe psych-dd Firstname Lastname".

Schizoph-l is for people with or interested in Schizophrenia. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to schizoph-l@vm.utcc.utoronto.ca.

Stut-hlp is for individuals who stutter and their families. To subscribe, send a message with a blank subject line to listserv@wiu.edu. In the body of the message type "subscribe stut-hlp Firstname Lastname".

World Wide Web

Anxiety Panic internet resources (tAPir)
Forums, chat, newsletter, and links for individuals with anxiety disorders.

The ARC
Organization for people with mental retardation, including a network of members and affiliated chapters who improve systems of support and services, connect families, inspire communities, and influence public policy.

Aspergillus
Information about Aspergillus, patient care, education, and medical diagnosis and treatment.

Autism Today
Resources for autism and Asperger's syndrome related issues.

Autism Treatment Center of America, Son-Rise Program
Educational techniques and support for creating a home-based, child-centered program for students with autism.

Birthmarks
Information about vascular and pigmented birthmarks.

Centre for Inclusive Education
University-based Canadian center dedicated to sharing research findings and resources with educators and families.

Disability Solutions
A publication for families and others interested in developmental disabilities.

Down Syndrome and Autism Dual Diagnosis
Articles and information about dual diagnoses for autism and Down syndrome.

Down Syndrome: Health Issues
Parent to parent articles on Down syndrome.

Family Village
Informational resources on specific diagnoses, communication connections, adaptive products and technology, adaptive recreational activities, education, worship, health issues, as well as disability-related media and literature.

Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders
Information on current research and education related to memory impairments and neurological disorders.

Mental Help Net
News, articles, links, interactive tests, book reviews, self-help resources, therapist and job listings, and videos related to mental health.

Multiple Sclerosis Central Support
Information on Multiple Sclerosis and related resources.

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
Programs, services, research, and information supporting individuals with rare disorders.

Our-Kids Website
Support and resources for parent of children with various disabilities.

Reasonable Accommodations for People with Psychiatric Disabilities
Resources for employers and educators about accommodations for people with psychiatric disabilities.

Suffolk AHRC
Information about support, programs, job opportunities, and products for parents of children with developmental disabilities.

Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council (VMIAC)
Support, advocacy and referrals to people who are experiencing, or have experienced in the past, emotional or mental distress and their family.