Editor(s) Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability 3 Year Term
Call for Expression of Interest
The Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability (JIDD) is one of two official journals of the Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) whose members are interested in social, psychological, educational and medical aspects of intellectual and developmental disability across the lifespan. Four issues of the journal are published each year.
2021 Conference Dates Announced
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The theme for 2021 is: “Reconnecting” – Challenges for Human Rights in Times of Change.
COVID-19 and people with intellectual disabilities
There is growing international concern that people with intellectual disabilities, many of whom have compromised health, are particularly vulnerable to infection by COVID-19.
ASID Position Statement
Intellectual Disability & Complex Needs
Our latest position statement is now available here
Call for Papers
Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Special Issue
A special issue on regional, rural and remote service access and delivery will be published in July 2021. We invite submission of original research, as well as commentary or conceptual papers that address key issues for people with intellectual disabilities in regional, remote or rural communities.
Season 3 Episode 1
Our first episode of Season 3 is a jam packed episode taking you into the #ASID 2019 conference.
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Topics include Better Communication and Ethical Issues in Ageing.
Interesting topics presented by interesting people
Podcast topics include "What makes a good group home?", stories from the 2018 Conference, "Supported Decision Making", etc
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Vol 41 Issue 1 March 2020 Now Available
Our next issue of the IDA has been published.
Plain Language Research Summaries
Ensuring research is accessible
ASID is committed to ensuring research is accessible. We recently engaged journalist and communications specialist, Lisa Clarke, to develop plain language research summaries on recent research published in our two journals: Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability (JIDD) and Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (RAPIDD) about employment…