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ICI Highlights


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Brief Focuses on Behavior Support

The new LEND Brief focuses on person-centered positive behavior support, and on individuals living in community settings who have benefitted from positive behavior support and person-centered planning.

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Policy Brief Examines Residence Size

The latest issue of Policy Research Brief explores the question, "Do smaller residential settings produce better quality of life outcomes for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities?"

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Impact Issue Tells Advocacy Stories

The 25th anniversary Impact issue shares powerful personal stories from people with disabilities, families, and allies, showing how the disability rights movement has touched individual lives in the past 25 years.

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ASD Study Named Among Top 20

ICI's Minneapolis Somali Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Project report has been chosen by the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee as 1 of the top 20 most significant autism studies in 2013.

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About the Institute on Community Integration (ICI)

The Institute on Community Integration is a federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. Through collaborative research, training, and information sharing, the Institute improves policies and practices to ensure that all children, youth, and adults with disabilities are valued by, and contribute to, their communities of choice.