Disability

What can you do on Valentine’s Day if you are disabled and single?

  Happy Valentine's Day! Some of you may be going out to a nice dinner with your spouse's because of the holiday. If you are disabled, you may get depressed because you don't have anyone to share this day with. I will show you some things you can do for Valentine's Day if you are… Continue reading What can you do on Valentine’s Day if you are disabled and single?

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Helping someone with a learning disability

  When you have a learning disability, it can be very difficult to try to learn new things and it is even more difficult if you don't have the right teacher. Having a learning disability does not mean you are unteachable it just means it may take longer for you to master a skill. When… Continue reading Helping someone with a learning disability

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Killing negativity of walking with crutches

        Earlier this week I read a post about how walking with crutches is the worst thing that can ever happen to you! This is where I disagree walking with crutches may be difficult at times, but they also have their benefits. Here are some reasons why crutches aren't as bad as… Continue reading Killing negativity of walking with crutches

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What not to say to a person with a disability suffering from depression

  When you are disabled depression is very common, so sometimes you may go to a family memberĀ for help if it's not severe! If the family member says the wrong thing they will not be helping you! They may mean well but in reality, they are just making you mad! I will explain a few… Continue reading What not to say to a person with a disability suffering from depression

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Taking negativity out of occupational therapy

  Sometimes when people think of therapy they are automatically turned off! They may think therapy is either boring or ineffective! In all honesty, they are not there to entertain you they are there to help you improve your overall quality of life. The benefits of occupational therapy are endless I will share with you… Continue reading Taking negativity out of occupational therapy

Disability · relationships

Do you struggle to find friends because of your disability?

  When you are disabled it is harder to make friends than if you were abled. People with disabilities, are judged before you even have had a conversation with them. A lot of the time an abled person will see a wheelchair and judge that person. I will share with you some of my personal… Continue reading Do you struggle to find friends because of your disability?