DISABILITY & ABUSE PROJECT
Dr. Nora Baladerian
Mission: To disseminate information on how to reduce the risk of abuse, to promote healing for victims, and to seek justice for those who have been victimized
RIGHT CARE NOW PROJECT
Dr. Susan Abend
Mission: We are dedicated to assuring that all adults with autism or ID have access to appropriate, timely care. We do this by developing care standards and novel monitoring systems informed by our research, service and educational activities.
Abused and Betrayed
Key Findings: At a moment of reckoning in the United States about sexual harassment and sexual assault, a yearlong NPR investigation finds that there is little recognition of a group of Americans that is one of the most at risk: people with intellectual disabilities.