IASSIDD Resources:

Completed Webinars

International Perspectives on Transitions in Education and Students with Intellectual Disabilities

December 16, 2020

Presented by Inclusive Education Special Interest Research Group.

Co-sponsored by: IASSIDD Academy

Speakers, recordings, and slides coming soon

International Perspectives on Inclusive Education and Students with Intellectual Disabilities

November 24, 2020

Presented by Inclusive Education Special Interest Research Group.

Co-sponsored by: IASSIDD Academy

Speakers, recordings, and slides coming soon

DOWN SYNDROME RESEARCH PROGRAM @ UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA

October 28, 2020

Presented by the Down Syndrome Research Program, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, University of Queensland, Australia

Co-hosted by: Down Syndrome Queensland, Down Syndrome Australia, IASSIDD Academy and the Down Syndrome Special Interest Research Group

Webinar Recording, Webinar Slides, and DSRP Report

QUALITY OF LIFE AND FAMILY QUALITY OF LIFE: Learnings from research, and two new ways of looking at quality of life

September 10, 2020

Presentation by Ivan Brown to: Continuing Professional Development, Department of Psychiatry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada

Co-hosted by: IASSIDD Academy and the Quality of Life Special Interest Research Group

Speaker, Recording, and Slides

COVID-19 AND INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISANBILITIES: Ethics

COVID-19 and IDD Webinar Series
Webinar 3 of 3

September 1, 2020

Co-hosted by: Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Surrey Place, Toronto, Canada

Speakers, Recording, and Slides

HEALTH CARE OF ADULTS WITH IDD DURING COVID-19
Mental Health Research and Practice

COVID-19 and IDD Webinar Series
Webinar 2 of 3

July 14, 2020

Co-hosted by: Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Surrey Place, Toronto, Canada

Speakers, Recording, and Slides

NEW EUGENICS & COVID-19

June 25, 2020

Co-hosted by: Disability Studies in the Netherlands, local host of the IASSIDD Europe Congress in Amsterdam, July 5-8, 2021.

Speakers, Performers, Recording, and Summary

HEALTH CARE OF ADULTS WITH IDD DURING COVID-19
What are we learning?

COVID-19 and IDD Webinar Series
Webinar 1 of 3

June 23, 2020

Co-hosted by: Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Surrey Place, Toronto, Canada

Speakers, Recording, and Slides

Two-Week Summer School in Uganda: How to plan it and carry it out.

Co-sponsored by: HOGENT University of Applied Sciences, Belgium; Mountains of the Moon University, Uganda; International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies (ISQOLS), and IASSIDD Academy.

Presentation by Marco Lombardi, HOGENT

This 54-minute video, hosted by ISQOLS, explains how a successful 2-week summer school at Mountains of the Moon University in Uganda was planned and carried out. Despite some sound problems, this is an excellent tutorial for others on how to plan similar events in other countries.

Next Webinars

… coming soon.

“Some teachers were wonderful, some were a complete disgrace”: Voices of students with intellectual disabilities on inclusive education

3rd webinar in the Inclusive Education SIRG series.

Date: February 10, 2021

Start: 15.00 UTC/10.00 am EST/23.00 ACT (Length: 90 minutes)

Co-sponsored by: IASSIDD Academy – Certificates of Attendance will be provided.

Presentations:

The Experiences of Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Inclusive Schools in Ghana

Christiana Okyere (Michigan State University)

What do students with intellectual disabilities prefer? Mainstream or Special Educational Settings?

Cristina Nieto (University of Seville)

“It will take a while for me to get to the top of the mountain.” Transition stories: voices of school leavers with Intellectual Disability.

Geraldine Scanlon (Dublin City University)

Register HERE

International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) 

The International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) is the first and only world-wide group dedicated to the scientific study of intellectual disability.

Founded in 1964 as the International Association for the Scientific Study of Mental Deficiency, IASSIDD is an international, interdisciplinary and scientific non-governmental organization which promotes worldwide research and exchange of information on intellectual disabilities.

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