Graduating from pediatric to adult health care

Secondary & Post-Secondary Education

Student Curricula

  • My Health Care is classroom curriculum to improve health literacy, communication and self-advocacy skills for adolescents and adults with ID/DD from Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc. (2015).  Evaluation study results are here.
  • Healthy Transitions (lesson plans, videos, and other tools for students with intellectual disabilities)
  • Navigating the Health Care System,  from UCLA and Nemours (2018), a four-unit health literacy curriculum for high school students that can be implemented in a variety of settings

Presentations for Educators and School Nurses

Individualized Education Plans (IEPs), 504 Plans, and Individual Health Plans (IHPs)

College Resources for Students with Disabilities

Other Materials and Resources