Monthly Archives: August 2012

Looking at social stigma and cerebral palsy

cerebral palsy bring with it in it’s very nature social stigmas. Be it something that causes social isolation because one’s communication or mobility is comprised or access to accessible resources poses a problem. if you like my content why not … Continue reading

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educational assistant or not

part 3 in the series found here One thing that i recommend you consider is if you need an educational assistant or not. Allow me to explain when I started college I actually wasn’t offered one and I didn’t know … Continue reading

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knowing what you need before you go to ask

part 2 of the series is found here If someone would ask you what accommodations you think you may need to make college successful despite your disability would you have an answer. today’s post is short and to the point … Continue reading

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helping new college students

part 1 of this series is found here First I want to  start by saying congratulations on starting college soon. I remember how excited I was, but it was also met with some trepidation the cerebral palsy adds a unique … Continue reading

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Special Saturday Report: world cerebral palsy day

I don’t normally post on Saturday but I felt it necessary to do this post and make you aware of something. September 4th is world cerebral palsy day. A day where an idea could change the world. To learn more … Continue reading

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moving out for the first time

I have lived on my own now for almost a year. and I must say it was somewhat of an adjustment at first. if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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AMI accessible media

the other day I was flipping and came across AMI. if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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bitter or better

Some time ago a reader asked if I was bitter or better off because of my cerebral palsy. This is an odd question for me as cerebral palsy is all I’ve ever known. if you like my content why not … Continue reading

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Social isolation: Online bridges the gap over troubled waters

I think the common thread that I have noted through my life is that myself and my peers with cerebral palsy especially at one time or another have struggled with social isolation. I think part of that is speaking from … Continue reading

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two kisses for maddy: a book review

One of my blogging inspirations is Matt Logelin, now I have written about him several times before but I am writing today to talk about his book.  For you that don’t know the backstory Matt become a single parent suddenly … Continue reading

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