Who is Really Disabled?

Who is Really Disabled?

by Reba Cottrell Shaw

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781587219801
Publisher: AuthorHouse
Publication date: 02/28/2001
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsvii
Dedicationxi
Introductionxvii
Chapter 1Parenting A Child Who Is Disabled1
Chapter 2Letting Your Child Face The Challenges Of Being Disabled And Letting Them Grow6
Chapter 3Side Effects From Sheltering A Child Who Has Special Needs39
Chapter 4Schooling The Child Who Has Special Needs43
Chapter 5Residential Schools For Children With Special Needs53
Chapter 6The Challenges Educating A Disabled Child57
Chapter 7Reaching Your Full Potential And Surpassing It Even Though You Have A Disability59
Chapter 8Living With A Disability61
Chapter 9The Benefits Of Specialized Employment Services For People Who Have Special Needs85
Chapter 10Challenges Facing People Seeking Employment Who Have A Disability87
Chapter 11How Can You Help Protect These Services?89
Chapter 12Available Programs For Our Elderly Who Are Facing The Prospect Of Becoming Disabled91
Chapter 13Challenges Facing Our Elderly Who Are Disabled93
Chapter 14Helping To Protect Our Elderly Generation And The Services That Will Help Them Adjust To Becoming Disabled95
Chapter 15Eliminating Specialized Services Causing Crisis97
Chapter 16Specialized Services Are Cost Effective99
Chapter 17What Is It Like Being Disabled?101
Chapter 18Dispelling Myths About People Who Have Disabilities103
Chapter 19Learning From, And Sharing With Each Other As A Nation Even If You Have A Disability Or If You Do Not Have One111
Chapter 20Relationships And Other Observations From The Vantage-Point Of Someone Who Has Lived With A Disability On A Daily Basis113
Chapter 21Guide Dogs121
Chapter 22Public Interaction With Dog Guides127
Chapter 23Trading Places135
Chapter 24Blessings141
Chapter 25Organizations143
Reference Page: Telling Points of Reference155

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