The transition from dependent minor to independent adult is rarely easy; and it’s even more complicated when a young adult has disabilities. Benefits and supports change with adulthood. Questions surface about full independence vs. supported decision making vs. guardianship. There may also be medical-care transitions, from pediatrician to “adult” doctor.
Regardless of specifics, transition is stressful. And stressful times require taking special care of one’s health—physical, mental, and emotional. Check out our new list of health apps for young adults in transition.