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Diane Scottaline, Executive Director of The Arc of Benton County, and Members of The Arc of Benton County, John and Cody, discuss:
What kinds of disabilities are included in this population?
Why is the community experiencing I/DD considered a hidden population regarding the intersection of behavioral health and criminal justice?
The importance of providing accommodations, not just services.
The use of CommCards to support communication and accommodation in educational, medical, and legal settings.
CommCards page: https://www.arcacademy.org/commcard
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