Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Resources

Digital Stories

Melissa Malcolm King

Melissa Malcom King is a forty year old Black person from Salt Lake City, UT, who has been diagnosed with developmental disabilities and mental health conditions. Melissa talks about her experiences growing up and attending school, figuring out employment, and working as an advocate to help others who share some of her same intersections.


Janean Castillo, Ph.D, Nicole Turygin, Ph.D., and AJ Anderson

This webinar discusses how race and ethnicity can affect services for someone with a disability and mental health concern. Our presenters offer information for families and direct support professionals to reduce inequality and improve knowledge and services for individuals. 

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