Category Archives: isolation

Things to do when you when your child feels excluded

I think with a disability or not its safe to say that we have all felt moments of exclusion through out our lives.I think that that is in part more obvious when you have a physical disability and sure it … Continue reading

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cerebral palsy teenage years

It’s pretty safe to say we all have fond memories of our teen years, or okay in some cases not so fond memories.  Having a disability like cerebral palsy offers its own unique challenges I think, I say I think … Continue reading

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the social impact of the internet

Have you ever stopped to think about the impact of social media creating an environment of social inclusion? Not many people have, and truth is that I hadn’t either. If you have been a long time reader of this blog … Continue reading

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social isolation and cerebral palsy can be helped by social media

All my life I have struggled with talking to my friends. I know I am not alone with the social isolation that cerebral palsy can create, but have you ever stopped to think how social media can help? It is … Continue reading

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The Bridge Over Isolation Waters

I grew up in a world, where I was perceived as different. That being said, I know that this sense of difference I’ve felt over the years has being a driving force in how my experiences were shaped. Being that … Continue reading

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Self Perception

I realized that I related to the world differently then my peers when I was quite young. This isn’t something to cause others to feel sorry for me about, it stems from the fact that my general life experiences are … Continue reading

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Myths About Disability and Social Interactions

I would like to dispel something things that I feel are myths about disability and social interactions. Growing up I was the only student in mainstream classes with a disability. Or rather, a viable one at least. I have struggled … Continue reading

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Ideas for overcoming social isolation

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what I wish I knew?

An interesting topic has come to my attention that I can’t think of an answer to but I thought I would write about it here. The question posed to me was is there anything I wish I’d known about as … 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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