Tag Archives: social interaction

The Worst Thing You Can Do When Socially Interacting With Someone Who Has A Disability

I can’t begin to tell you how frustrating having a disability can be, but in saying that I feel like I am preaching to the choir on this one. I don’t mean to complain, but I am forever looking up … Continue reading

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social inclusion: including those with disabilities in your life

I understand that disability can be daunting in terms of attending private functions at people’s homes because of issues of accessibility. So why do these parties have to be at others homes I mean if your house is set up … Continue reading

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disability: how I suggest approaching talking about it with people

Talking about your disability can be a challenge at times. I was talking to a friend the other day and she was asked about how to handle it when people ask those awkward invasive questions. You know the ones about … 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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Coming to Terms with the Perception That I Am Different

Many people, myself included, struggle with the word normal. Not just with what it means, but how it factors into their lives. dictionary.com defines the word normal as: “conforming to the standard or the common type; usual; not abnormal; regular; … 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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track and field in school

When I was in grade seven or eight, I don’t remember which I was able to attend with the rest of my school, the local track meet. My friend who is also in a chair, and I decided we wanted … Continue reading

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College Done Differently?

This post is inspired by an article I found. I lived at home during my college years if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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