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NIH launches tool to advance Down syndrome research

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NIH - Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) The National Institutes of Health has launched a subsite of DS-Connect: The Down Syndrome Registry for resear...

What is stigma?

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Dai Davies - When someone experiences a mental illness it can be difficult for others to understand what that person may be going through and how they can help. When we make assumptions about how mental health ...

Talking about mental health

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Dai Davies - If your friend had a broken leg, or he or she had just come out of hospital after an operation, you probably wouldn't think twice about asking how they were. Anyone can experience a mental health p...

Finding Resources on the Site -

Shared by - There are three different ways you can find information on This tool makes searching on the site easier by walking you through four steps to get to the information you need: To find...

NIDRR Moves from Department of Education to Health and Human Services - Research News and Resources - Research News and Resources - OTConnections

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AOTA - John Tschida, director of the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR), wrote a letter regarding updates on the transition to the Administration o...

Joaquim Faias

Occupational Therapy to the bone; Music to feed the soul; Beer to the senses; MacUser since 1987; Sporting CP as my cross; Father as religion.

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This daily journal is automatically generated from Tweets of occupational therapists in all corners of the world and some (a lot) contributions of Occupational Therapy related or of interest to what we are doing.
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Challenging Stigma in Healthcare

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OTalk - This blog is in preparation for a twitter discussion on #otalk that I’m hosting at 8pm on Tuesday 27th January on the subject of Stigma in healthcare. I’m currently an Occupational Therapist that w...

Contacting users of our services

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Rachel - As part of a national programme of inspections the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are visiting us to make sure we meet essential standards in our care provision.  An important part of that work is t...

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Adobe Connect Login

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Theresa OTD,OTR/L - NSTTAC Room To login as registered user, press shift tab and use up or down arrows. Name   Enter with your login and password(Required for hosts, recommended for registered users) Username Password...

The Case That Turns Your Phone Into A Polaroid Camera Is Now On Kickstarter

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Claire OT - The Prynt case, which lets you print photos directly from your phone, is now available for pre-order on Kickstarter. While the startup still plans for its case to retail for $99, early backers can ...

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Auschwitz liberation 70th anniversary: share your perspectives | World news

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Ira Socol - Next Tuesday marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the Nazi death camp where more than one million European Jews were murdered in gas chambers. British survivors of the Holocau...

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