NADD Position Statement – Endorsements

We have received endorsements of the NADD position paper on health care, “Including Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental disabilities and Co-Occurring Mental Illness: Challenges that Must Be Addressed in Health Care Reform” from:

Organizational Endorsements

AMERICAN CENTER FOR INTELLECTUAL AND DIVERSE DISORDERS (ACIDD)
Joseph Mathew
President
Columbia, MD

ACIDD MARYLAND
Joseph Mathew
CEO
Columbia, MD

ADVOCACYDENVER
Aileen McGinley
Denvery, Colorado

ADVOCATES, INC.
Jeffrey Keilson
Senior Vice-President
Framingham, MA

AIM SERVICES, INC.
June MacClelland
Executive Director
Saratoga Springs, NY

ALVORD-TAYLOR, INC.
John Fox
Executive Director
Eugene, OR

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION ON HEALTH AND DISABILITY (AAHD)
Clarke Ross
Public Policy Director
Rockville, MD

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION ON INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (AAIDD)
Margaret Nygren
Executive Director & CEO
Washington, DC

THE ARC OF THE US
Maureen Fitzgerald
Washington, DC

BEACON HEALTH STRATEGIES
Mark Deasy
AVP Client Partnerships
Boston, MA

BENTON COUNTY DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES PROGRAM
Jasper Smith
Program Manager
Corvallis, OR

CEREBRAL PALSY OF NORTH JERSEY
James McCreath
President/CEO
Livingston, NJ

CLEAR SKIES AHEAD, LCC
Catherine Brooks
Administrator
McDonald, OH

COGNITOPIA SOFTWARE
Tom Keating, PhD
Founder and Manager
Eugene, OR

CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES
Peter P. Tolisano, Jr., Psy.D
Statewide Director of Psychological Services, Office of the Commissioner
Hartford, Connecticut

CRA: COMMUNITY RESOURCE ALLIANCE
Michael Mayer
Senior Partner
Mebane, NC

DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY NEUROPSYCHIATRY, UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES
Julian Trollor
Chair of Intellectual Disability Mental Health
Sydney, NSW, Australia

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES OF DICKSON COUNTY
Donald Redden
Executive Director
Dickson, TN

DUNGARVIN
Hannah Jurewicz
Senior Director
Wethersfield, CT

EASTER SEALS
Katy Beh Neas
Senior Vice President, Government Relations
Washington, DC 20005

HAWK ADVOCATES
Heather Hawk
Advocate & Owner
For Myers, FL

HOUSE OF NEW HOPE
Dr. Jeffrey Greene
Executive Director
Saint Louisville, OH

INTEGRATIVE COUNSELING SERVICE, PC
Alyse Kerr
President/CEO/Clinician
Scranton, PA

IOWA ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY PROVIDERS
Shelly Chandler
Executive Director
Urbandale, IA

JBS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Jerri Shaw
President
Bethesda, MD

MAGELLAN COMPLETE CARE
Mitch Collins
CEO Intellectual Disabilities
Avon, CT

MONARCH
Peggy Terhune
CEO
Albemarle, NC

MICHIGAN ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH BOARDS
Michael Vizena
Executive Director
Lansing, MI

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY DIRECTORS
Ron Manderscheid, PhD
Executive Director
Washington, DC

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE DIRECTORS OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABIITY SERVICES (NASDDDS)
Charles Moseley Ed.D.
Associate Executive Director
Alexandria, VA 22314

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE DIRECTORS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Nancy Reder, Esq.
Deputy Executive Director
Alexandria, VA 22314

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTORS (NASMHPD)
Meighan Haupt
Associate to the Executive Director
Alexandria, Virginia

NATIONAL CENTER FOR START SERVICES
Joan B. Beasley, Ph.D.
Director
Concord, New Hampshire

OREGON COUNCIL ON DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (OCDD)
Jaime Daignault
Executive Director
Salem, OR

RETTSYNDROME.ORG
Steven Kaminsky, PHD
Chief Science Officer

SOUND MENTAL HEALTH
Trish Blanchard
Chief Clinical Officer
Seattle, WA

SPECIAL OLYMPICS
Darcie Mersereau
Vice President, Health Programs
Waskington, DC

SUNRISE SERVICES, INC.
Sue A. Closser
President
Everett, WA

UTAH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES COUNCIL
Claire Mantonya
Executive Director
Saltlake City, UT

VALUES INTO ACTION
Jessica Morrow
Service Director
Media, PA

VIAQUEST INC.
Chris Wolf
COO
Dublin, OH

 

Individual Endorsements

(Affiliation listed for identification only)

Catalina Angel
Seattle, WA

Jarrett Barnhill, MD
UNC School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

Kim Bauknecht
Arc of Adams County
Thornton, CO

Melinda B. Benjumea, LPA, LPC
MHMRA of Harris County
Houston, TX

Astrid Berry
NHS Human Services
Harrisburg, PA

Barbara Brown
CMH
East Lansing, MI

Marisa Brown
Vienna, VA

Rose Burnette
East Carolina Behavioral Health
Greenville, NC

Joseph L. Calles, Jr., MD
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine
Kalamazoo, MI

Deborah Carlson, MD
Salem, OR

James Clay
ORA
Salem, OR

Mary Clissold
Community Mental Health Authority of Clinton Eaton and Ingham Counties
Lansing, MI

Jaime Daignault
OCDD
Salem, OR

Lawrence A. Dana, Ph.D.
CHE Senior Psychological Services
Saratoga Springs, NY

Stephen T. Davis, MHS
PHMC – PersonLink
Philadelphia, PA

Tina DeSouza
Opportunity Foundation
Redmond, OR

Robin Dickson
Medina County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Medina, OH

Kathy Dills
Smoky Mountain LME/MCO
Sylva, NC

Terry Dunlop
Alzheimer’s Coalition
Kearney, NE

Eileen Elias
JBS International, INc.
North Bethesda, MD

Lynn English
Smoky Mountain Center
Waynesville, NC & Asheville, NC

Catherine Everley
Donora, PA

Giny Focht-New
Royersford, PA

Monica J. Foster
Landis, NC

William I. Gardner
Madison, WI

Maria Z. Gitta
Developmental Disabilities Division – UWO
London, Ontario, Canada

Daniel F. Gunnarson, PhD
Reno, NV

Kevin Hamrick
UAA, Center for Human Development (UCEDD)
Anchorage, Alaska

Susan Havercamp, PhD
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Heather Hawk
Fort Myers, FL

Susan Hepburn
JFK Partners, University of Colorado
Aurora,  CO

Shannon Hill, LPC, BCBA-D
Nesbit, MS

Karen Holman, RN
Franklin County Board of DD/ID
Columbus, OH

Andrea Hoppock
Austin, TX

Joan Jenkins
Nashville, TN

Carla Kandel, LCSW-R
Wesley Hills, NY

Tom Keating, PhD
Eugene Research Institute
Eugene, OR

Sharon Kellerman
Smoky Mountain LME/MCO
Lenoior, NC

Carol Schoder Kotas
Aurora, IL

Stephanie Kwiatkowski
Ashland Supportive Housing and Community Outreach (ASH Inc.)
Ashland, OR

Carly Kelly
Harmony, ME

Kathi Lacy, PhD
Columbia, SC

Linda Leal, PhD
Charleston, IL

Sue Lerner, PhD
Scottsdale, AZ

Lori A. Levi, MD
Pasadena, CA

Andrew Levitas, MD
Rowan University-SOM
Cherry Hill, NJ

Lynn A. Libby
Geisinger Health System, Health Care Quality Unit
Danville, PA

Shawn McConaghy
Riverfront Inc.
LaCrosse, WI

Gene McConnachie
Shoreline, WA

Jacqueline McGinley
Fairport, NY

Aaron McHugh
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. R. Douglas McKibbin
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Tristan McKinnis, LPC
Riveredge Hospital
Chicago, IL

Andrea Miller, RN
Cambridge, OH

Eric Moody
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO

Susan Morris
NADD Ontario
Toronto, ON, Canada

Janet Murphy
New City, NY

Nevalyn Nevil
Overbrook Clinical Associates, LLC
Columbus, OH

Jill J. Niesen, PhD
Bristol, CT

Patricia Oliver
Manistee, MI

Susan Onan
Brickways
Traverse City, MI

Cynthia Pace
Seattle, WA

Kristie Paluch
Wheat Ridge Regional Center
Wheat Ridge, CO

Mary Peckiconis
Washington, DC

Julia Pearce
West Jordan, UT

Lisa Petersilia, LCSW
Brooklyn, NY

John Raffaele, LMSW
John Raffaele Educational Support for DSPs
Phoenicia, NY

Stephen Ruedrich, MD
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

Laurel Ryan
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Linda Schreiber
Port Jefferson, NY

Michael Schroeder
Westerville, OH

Stephen A. Schwartz, PhD
Chagrin Falls, OH

Carole Searle
Beaverton, OR

Amber Sherman
Columbus, OH

Karen Shollenberger
Fort Wayne, IN

Carl Siegel
Brooklyn, NY

Scott Sleeman
Alternative Services-Oregon, Inc.
Tigard, OR

Micheal W. Standford
Tottenham, ON, Canada

Lila P.M. Starr
Iowa Department of Human Services
Des Moines, IA

Dee Staudt
Wichita, KS

Donna Thompson
Excelsior Springs, MO

Jack Toomey, RN-BC, NADD-CC, CDDN
Philadelphia Coordinated Health Care
Philadelpia, PA

Lyanne Trumbull, LCSW
Arlington, VA

Robin VanEerden
Integrative Counseling Services
Harrisburg, PA

Randall Wilson
Medford, NJ

Lorie Winn
CoastalCare MCO
Wilington, NC

Susan Diane Wright
Byron, GA