International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Parenting with Intellectual Disabilities - Documents and Publications


Position Papers

IASSID Special Interest research Group on Parents and parenting with Intellectual Disabilities (2008). Parent labelled with intellectual disability: Position of the IASSID SIRG on parents and parenting with Intellectual Disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 21 (4), 296-307.

Download the 2008 Position Paper


Download the 4th IASSIDD Europe Congress Conference Presentations

Download the 2010 Annual Report

For copies of past reports and the minutes of previous SIRG/PID meetings please email the SIRG/PID Chair, David.McConnell@ualberta.ca.


For summaries of virtually all articles published on the topic of parents and parenting with intellectual disabilities, and for research-informedĀ· 'practice-points' go to www.healthystart.net.au

Sister Websites:

Australian Family and Disability Studies Research Collaboration

The Family and Disability Studies Initiative

The Association for Successful Parenting

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