Poster Presentation

Dr Allyson Thomson1 1Curtin University, WA, Australia Background Resilience refers to the action of rebounding after adversity. Although there is little agreement on what elements protect against adversity and promote resilience, many of the factors identified in the literature share...
  • August 9, 2019
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Dr Sreedharan Geetha Sajith1,2, Dr Ker Chiah Wei1,2 1Institute of Mental Health, Singapore, 2NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore Background: A significant proportion of people with intellectual disabilities (ID) may have mental health problems including mental illness as...
  • August 9, 2019
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Daniel Miezah1, Associate Professor Melanie Porter1, Associate Professor Jennifer Batchelor1 1Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia Background Most studies have focused on group means in examining cognitive strengths and weaknesses in William syndrome (WS). Studies examining cognitive variations at the individual...
  • August 9, 2019
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Angela Meyer1, Felicity Nelson1, Isabel Matias1 1House With No Steps, Belrose, NSW, Australia Background The emergence of new cultures and social spaces within virtual technology risks creating greater exclusion for people living with an intellectual disability, but they also offer...
  • August 9, 2019
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Micaela Goldsmith1, Rickardt van Dyk1 1Idea Services, Auckland, New Zealand Background: Decisions on where a person with an intellectual disability lives are often constrained by a funding model that has intentional compromises, including a requirement that people live in group...
  • August 9, 2019
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