This term is one that is commonly defined very specifically by state laws or regulations. States that have specifically provided links to definitions or information regarding this term through special CDS customizations content include: PA, KS, MN.
When facilities have been adapted so that persons with physical or mental handicaps may be able to use them.
A small earthquake or tremor that follows a major earthquake.
Aftershocks usually originate at or near the focus of the main earthquakes they follow and can continue for days or months. When behavioral responses to antecedents are linked to desired consequences, these antecedents can serve as a signal to the person to engage in certain types of behavior (called discriminative antecedents).
Action plans are more and more being used to replace previous deficit based planning (see IEP/IPP/IHP/ISP)those that need immediate attention, are temporary, and from which individuals usually recover, such as colds and flu, or can begin as needing immediate attention and may lead to long-term care, such as a heart attack or a those where a sudden presentation of a problem (e.g.
pain or decrease in function) that stems from a long-term condition (e.g. For example, sudden joint pain from a long-standing health condition of arthritis. Adaptive behavior is shown by being able to take care of yourself.
This is usually a change that helps a student work around his or her disability.For example, being able to groom and dress yourself.It is shown by completing daily tasks and interactions in effective and expected ways.ACT is a promising model that improves outcomes for people.It is recognized as an evidenced based practice by SAMHSA; however, it is not widely available.