Form 8578 (Intellectual Disability/Related Condition Assessment), which as previously titled "Mental Retardation/Related Condition Assessment," has been updated to include respectful language. Additional minor changes were made including:
Please begin using this revised version of Form 8578. Entities with existing stock of hard copies of the previous version of Form 8578 have until June 1, 2012, to begin using the revised version.
Additionally, Form 8662 (Related Conditions Eligibility Screen Instrument) and its instructions have been updated to include respectful language.