When disability and abuse intersect, we take action.

Executive Committee

Tom Coleman, Nora Baladerian, and Jim Stream

Activities of the Disability and Abuse Project are coordinated and directed by an Executive Committee.  Dr. Nora J. Baladerian is the Project Director, Jim Stream is the Principal Consultant, and Thomas F. Coleman is the Legal Advisor and Website Editor.  Nora has decades of experience as a clinical psychologist, educator, and advocate.  Jim has extensive experience in agency management and delivery of services to people with disabilities.  He is also an advocate.  Tom more than 40 years of experience as a legal advocate involving civil, criminal, and constitutional law.  What they have in common is a passion for justice, a strong desire to bring national attention to the ongoing problem of disability and abuse, and a commitment to convince governmental agencies and nonprofit organizations to address this problem more effectively.

For more information about Nora J. Baladerian, click here.  For more information about Thomas F. Coleman, click here.  For more information about Jim Stream and The Arc of Riverside County, click here.



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