MDDC, Spurwink, and UNE - Video Series on DD Health
MDDC Collaborated with faculty and students at UNE's medical school and the staff at Spurwink to produce this series of videos about the experiences of those with developmental disabilities in accessing healthcare, and how practicioners can help those with DD trust their doctors and nurses.
Part 1 - Opening - Nancy Cronin, MA, Executive Director of Maine Developmental Disabilities Council
Part 2 - Interviews with Consumers
Part 3 - Conversation with UNE Students
Part 4 - Closing Comments - Dr. Victoria Thieme, DO, UNE's College of Medicine
Improving Healthcare for Mainers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
This is another series, from a few years ago, that deals with helping people with developmental disabilities get good access to healthcare. Shared with permission from Spurwink - Thank you!
Part One: History
Part Two: Exam Preparation
Part Three: Doctor's Office Visit
Part Four: Communication is Key