PUBLICATIONS

The Bazelon Center produces reports, issue papers, and manuals that analyze major federal laws, policies, and regulations that affect access to services and the rights of people with mental disabilities. To see details, click on a link in the menu and then on “more info” for an item that interests you.

How to Get Publications

Our publications are available for free download as a PDF.  Some items may be available for purchase.  Complete the order form or contact the Center via email to learn more about availability.

Civil Rights & the ADA | Education & Children | Mental Health & Health Care | Housing | Employment | Criminal Justice

FEATURED PUBLICATIONS

Aging in Place
Aging in Place: What Older Adults and Their Families Want

If you, or an older person you care for, has dementia such as Alzheimer’s disease, there is important information you should know about the legal rights that are guaranteed to everyone under the ADA.

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A Place of My Own
A Place of My Own

How the ADA is Creating Integrated Housing Opportunities for People with Mental Illnesses

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Promise for the Future
Promise for the Future

How Federal Programs Can Improve Career Outcomes for Youth & Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions

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CIVIL RIGHTS & the ADA

MENTAL HEALTH & HEALTH CARE

HOUSING

EMPLOYMENT

MEDICAID

EDUCATION & CHILDREN

  • Staying Together – Preventing Custody Relinquishment for Children’s Access to Mental Health Services (Updated: 2010)
  • Way to Go – School Successes for Children with Mental Health Care Needs (2006)
    • Fact Sheet #1 – Why States and Communities Should Implement School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Integrated with Mental Health
    • Fact Sheet #2 – Positive Behavior Support: What It Is and Why It Works
    • Fact Sheet #3 – Effective Mental Health Services Integrated in Schools: What Works
    • Fact Sheet #4 – Families: A Critical Role in PBS Integrated with Mental Health
    • Fact Sheet #5 – Making Strides at the State Level: Policies for Implementation of School-Wide PBS Integrated with Mental Health
    • Fact Sheet #6 – Making Strides at the Local Level: Policies for Implementation of School-Wide PBS Integrated with Mental Health
  • Promise for the Future – How Federal Programs Can Improve Career Outcomes for Youth & Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions (2013)

CRIMINAL JUSTICE