Widening the Circle: Expanding Opportunities for Friendship

Overview of friendship, including benefits and obstacles to creating meaningful relationships in adults with Intellectual Disabilities (ID), strategies for developing and maintaining these friendships, and ideas for supporting community inclusion. Includes tips for supporting people in using social media.

Recorded November 23rd, 2015.

Presented by Jim Ross and Mary Ann Brennen 

 Presentation Slides (PDF)

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