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Coming to terms with disabilities

Coming to terms with disabilities

a compilation of vocabulary relating to visible and non-visible disabilities.

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Published by New York State Senate Select Committee on the Disabled in [Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- Dictionaries.,
  • Diseases -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCompilation of vocabulary relating to visible and non-visible disabilities.
    ContributionsKehoe, L. Paul., New York (State). Legislature. Senate. Select Committee on the Disabled.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/12519 (H)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1815076M
    LC Control Number89621394
    OCLC/WorldCa18888009

    DISABILITY TERMINOLOGY CHART When referring to people with disabilities, choose words that reflect dignity and respect. Use language that describes the person's disability without defining the individual as his or her following are just some.   JF - Juvenile Fiction. Back to All Readability Levels. Title: Adam and the Magic Marble Author: Adam and Carol Buehrens Publisher: Hope Press, PO Box , Duarte, CA ; ISBN #: ISBN Disability: Tourette Syndrome; Cerebral Palsy Story Profile: Adam, Chris, and Matt are often harassed by bullies until they discover a magic marble.

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    Coming to terms with an invisible disability involves admitting the limitations your body has and doing everything you can to properly live within those limitations. That may be as simple as taking all your prescribed medications each day, or laying down to take a break during the day to conserve energy, or even using the appropriate medical.   Coming to terms with your child’s learning disability It's normal to experience a range of emotions when your child is struggling in school. Facing your feelings and working through them can help you come to terms with your child's LD.


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