February 4, 2023 | UDailyStudents in the CDS-led Career and Life Studies Certificate program participated in a pilot mental health intervention, developed and implemented by Brittany Powers, an alumna of the Delaware LEND program housed at CDS.
New Technology for Conservators
January 4, 2023 | UDailyA team of conservators and technology specialists are investigating uses of augmented technology to share otherwise inaccessible spaces at a distance. The Center for Disabilities Studies’ Karen Latimer is working with the team to potentially add the device to the Center’s Assistive Technology Resource Centers, making it available for loan to Delawareans with disabilities.
Delaware first responders receive autism training
November 10, 2022 | Bay to Bay NewsThe Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism, administered by the Center for Disabilities Studies, held the first of several training sessions for first responders to learn about autism and other developmental disabilities.
“Treating people with compassion:” Delmarva first responders receive training on developmental disabilities
November 9, 2022 | 47 ABC WMDTFirst responders in Delaware and Maryland received training on interacting with individuals with developmental disabilities. Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism, administered by the Center for Disabilities Studies, hosted the event.
Technology for ‘every Delaware zip code’
July 1, 2022 | UDailyThe Center for Disabilities Studies’ new Assistive Technology Resource Center in the Milford Wellness Village houses a library of devices available for free loan that can help people with disabilities “do the things that they want to do at home, at work, at school and in the community,” said Director Beth Mineo at the facility’s grand opening.