This multidisciplinary handbook, edited by the premier scholars in the field, reflects the empirical work and growth in the field of adolescent psychology.In 2006, the maximum federal SSI payment fell several thousand dollars short of the national poverty threshold (U.S. ... Furthermore, the linking of SSI and Medicaid programs has created additional challenges and barriers for many parents of youth ... the Family Opportunity Act, which authorized states to allow families of children with disabilities who do not meet SSI ... Notably, children with Down syndrome now have a life expectancy well into the adult years, primarily due to majoranbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Adolescent Psychology, Individual Bases of Adolescent Development|
|Author||:||Richard M. Lerner, Laurence Steinberg, PhD|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2009|