Resources

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IDENTIFYING AND WORKING WITH PARENTS WITH COGNITIVE LIMITATIONS TRAINING

This training is provided by the Connecticut Parents with Cognitive Limitations workgroup. See training tab for information about the training and dates

211 INFO LINE

Connecticut 211 connects callers, at no cost, to critical health and human services in their community.

HELPFUL STRATEGIES

This handout is from the "Identifying and Working with Parents with Cognitive Limitations Training" For more information regarding upcoming trainings click here

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Journal articles related to parents with cognitive limitations

EFFECTS OF  MEDICATION

ON COGNITION

This handout is from the "Identifying and Working with Parents with Cognitive Limitations Training" For more information regarding upcoming trainings click here

PLAIN LANGUAGE RECOMMENDATIONS

Recommendations and resources for utilizing plain language in written communications.

ASSESSMENT INTERVIEW GUIDE

This guide is designed to help practitioners assess whether cognitive limitation is an issue for their clients.  The questions will best be posed after a relationship between the client and the practitioner has been established. 

Library Books

RESOURCES ABOUT PARENTS WITH

COGNITIVE LIMITATIONS AVAILABLE AT CONNECTICUT CLEARINGHOUSE

Connecticut Clearinghouse is a statewide library and resource center for information on substance use and mental health disorders, prevention and health promotion, treatment and recovery, wellness and other related topics. Materials from our specialized library and resource center are available to Connecticut families, teachers, students, professionals, communities and children.

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THE ASSOCIATION FOR SUCCESSFUL PARENTING

TASP is a national non-profit organization "dedicated to enhancing the well-being of at-risk parents with learning difficulties and their children"​