Developmental Disabilities Community

To represent the interests of all CFPC members providing care to people with Developmental Disabilities, including those for whom this is part of their broad scope family practice and those with a special interest or focused practice.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at [email protected].

2018 Canadian consensus guidelines on IDD

May 2018 – CFP Special issue on the primary care of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

In the News

A Greater Understanding

Approaches to primary care of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Consumer inclusion

Managing complexity in care of patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities

HELP for behaviours that challenge in adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Supporting adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to participate in health care decision making

Improving transition to adulthood for adolescents with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Health checks for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a family practice

Circles of care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Comprehensive preventive care assessments for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Patient-centred primary care of adults with severe and profound intellectual and developmental disabilities

Exploring the prenatal experience of women with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Hello from the other side

Evaluating the implementation of Health Checks for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Primary Care: The importance of organizational context
Durbin L, Selick A, Casson I, Green L, Spassiani N, Perry A, Lunsky Y. Evaluating the implementation of Health Checks for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Primary Care: The importance of organizational context. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 2016;(54)2:136-150.

New CPS position statement: Mental health problems in children with neuromotor disabilities

Family Medicine Curriculum Resource (web version)

Family Medicine Curriculum Resource (print version)

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