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Developmental Disabilities

One Size Does Not Fit All

January 23, 2018 | By Betsy Reed
Until about a decade ago, West Michigan Community Mental Health (WMCMH) ran Day Programs in which adults with developmental disabilities spent up to five days a week learning life skills and earning money through in-house job programs.  All the...... READ MORE

People Who Put the “Ability” in “Disability”

January 23, 2018 | By Betsy Reed
You may have heard of a few conditions which are considered Developmental Disabilities: cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, epilepsy, and many others.  In general, developmental disabilities are physical and/or mental impairments which become evident early in a person’s life. ...... READ MORE