I have wondered if cerebral palsy and the startle reflex is commonly associated with it, does everyone with cerebral palsy have the startle reflex?
When I began blogging I was seeking to find my place in the online world – to find my voice. Sure I can write, but can’t anyone? When I realized that it wasn’t solely about my joy and ability to … Continue reading
This is a question that I’ve pondered since I first began speaking as a teenager realizing that I could make change in the world and this in truth became the driving force behind my blog. The question was this how do … Continue reading
Happy world cerebral palsy day this is the first of its kind and is to be an annual event that I have the pleasure of being involved. When I started this blog I have to say I expected very little … Continue reading
For those of you who have been following my blog for sometime will know that the first Tuesday of September from now on has been named world Cerebral Palsy day.Tomorrow just happens to be that day so if you all … Continue reading
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.
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
Cerebral palsy for me feels like moon walking balance for many I know with cerebral palsy is an issue and thus I chose to equate it to that.
This post comes out of a recent comment I received:”Have your issues with (startle reflex) remained pretty steady, or do you notice fluctuations?” I thought that my answer would probably be too in depth to simply call for a response. … Continue reading
As people we have one thing in common, we all have a story. In looking for inspiration for tonight’s post I typed thought-provoking questions into Google. And I am intrigued by a few of them. Not so much by the … Continue reading