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Developmental Disabilities Feature Articles



What is the Missouri Developmental Disability Network?

The Missouri Developmental Disability Network is a collaboration among the Missouri Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities, Missouri Protection and Advocacy, and the UMKC-Institute for Human Development, UCEDD. The network members pool resources...more


Advocacy Begins With You: Special Education Advocacy

This article is designed to offer suggestions in increasing self-advocacy for individuals and their families with disabilities. In Special Education, parents have the primary responsibility of ensuring their child’s rights are upheld...more


Advocacy and You: Advocacy for Persons with Learning Disabilities in Higher Education

Education for individuals with special needs does not end at childhood. Therefore, this article is directed to adults with learning disabilities in higher education...more







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