Tag Archives: Cerebral Palsy

have the courage to be different

The reality is that living with a visible physical disability can be hard, and humans are curious. Well-meaning people stare and have been known to gawk and give looks of pity. I know this can be frustrating but when you … Continue reading

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Technology helps me forget my cerebral palsy

It is nice when I have moments where I don’t think about adapting to make it is easier for myself, or when the adaption has become so second nature to me that it no longer feels like adaption. if you … Continue reading

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Gagging and cerebral palsy

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the frusteration of disability

I don’t like to be negative but honestly sometimes having a disability frustrates me. This seems somewhat funny, because frankly this is all I have known. I don’t know what it is like to do things without some form of … Continue reading

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dating with cerebral palsy a reflection

Note from Laura: This is a guest post from a friend I have known offline for years he asked if he could write this post after reading the post on online dating and cerebral palsy if you like my content … Continue reading

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seeing people before their augmentative communication devices

I am sure like me most of the people reading this take their ability to speak for granted. I did until a girl in my teens who had been left non verbal as a result of a brain injury from … Continue reading

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looking in the mirror at the infant version of myself

The idea for this post, has been waiting to be written for sometime now. I couldn’t find an angle to write, that sat well with me and then a few days ago: I came across something  and this post just … Continue reading

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The Accessibility Mistake You May be Making without Knowing It

If you own a business you would like to think that your business is welcoming of all potential customers who want to visit your establishment, but is it really?In this post I will explore simple things that can truly improve … Continue reading

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AFOs: Kate’s Story

Hello! My name is Kate Heximer. I am a friend of Laura’s who also has CP. Laura has asked me to write a post about AFOs as she has been getting a lot of questions but has no personal experience … Continue reading

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adults means a better sense of relating to my world

I have written a lot about my childhood and self-acceptance but I have also noted that the experiences of my life are shaped by how I have grown up relating differently to the world around me or at least this … Continue reading

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