Human services, like many specialized fields, makes use of numerous acronyms.  These abbreviations usually consist of the first letter in each word of a phrase or title.

To assist in understanding the abbreviations used in the PA Intellectual Disability system, an ODP Acronyms Brochure is available for download as well as listed in alphabetical order from the links below.

A – B

C – G

H – N

O – R

S – Z

Numerical