Barriers to Physical Activity in Individuals with ID

$10 to view. Dr. James Rimmer, Director of the Lakeshore Foundation/University of Alabama at Birmingham Research Collaborative, speaks on the different barriers and improvements in physical activity in individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD). He has been developing and overseeing physical activity programs for people with disabilities for over 30 years. Many studies have found that being overweight is highly prevalent in adults with I/DD. He explores factors that play a role in reduced physical activity and discuss lifestyle choices and organizational change to improve the health of people with I/DD.