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4 edition of The Disability Journey found in the catalog.

The Disability Journey

A Bridge from Awareness to Action

by John W. Wilde

  • 15 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7580481M
ISBN 100595756131
ISBN 109780595756131
OCLC/WorldCa55040421

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Brown, S. E. (). Movie stars and sensuous scars: Essays on the journey from disability shame to disability pride. New York: iUniverse. A series of essays follows my journey from beginning to identify as a person with a disability; to becoming a disability activist; to a focus on disability culture (including the definition of disability culture I wrote in ); and encounters with people. Teach your students about disabilities with this fun booklet! Simple, kid-friendly descriptions and clipart make these complex disabilities more understandable for students. Disabilities covered in this booklet include: 1. Visual Impairments 2. Hearing Impairments 3. Autism 4. Learning Disabilitie.

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The Disability Journey by John W. Wilde Download PDF EPUB FB2

An insightful disability resource, The Disability Journey offers the wisdom, insights, and guidance to make your crossing the bridge from awareness to action a reality. John Wilde is a counselor and professor, and founder of EDU-QUEST, a consulting company that provides disability trainings for government agencies and businesses throughout the United States/5(3).

About the Book The Disability Journey addresses a subject that is at once timely and timeless, since disabilities will always be with us. Inevitably, disability awareness will become increasingly important to our society with each passing :   In America with a Disability: A Journey to Equality Paperback – Janu by Stanley Schmulewitz (Author)Author: Stanley Schmulewitz.

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Ms. Simon writes an honest and open-hearted memoir about her family, specifically, her sister who has developmental disabilities-and her journey to not only understand, but to love without judgement.

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