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4 edition of Individuals with physical disabilities found in the catalog.

Individuals with physical disabilities

an introduction for educators

by Gary A. Best

  • 25 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Mosby in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children with disabilities.,
  • Children with disabilities -- Education.,
  • People with disabilities -- Services for.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGary A. Best.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV903 .B47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 210 p. :
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4730079M
    ISBN 100801606659
    LC Control Number78018206

    2 Supporting Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in their Communities 2. Help each individual develop a life vision and long-term goals. This includes allowing the individual to try out the range of options and experiences to encourage choice.9 3. According to the American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD), physical accessibility negatively impacts treatment for individuals with disabilities on a routine basis. 7 A random survey showed that around half of those with traumatic brain injury (TBI) or spinal cord injury who were seeking addiction treatment were turned away from.

    Physical disabilities include orthopaedic, neuromuscular, cardiovascular and pulmonary disorders. The disability may be either congenital or acquired – typically the result of injury or disease. People with disabilities often rely for mobility upon devices such as wheelchairs, crutches, frames (e.g. Zimmer), walking sticks and artificial limbs. Then, we examine how a physical disability is different from a developmental disability and the special adaptations people with physical disabilities may need to make. We will explore the impact of a physical disability on a person’s life, taking a closer look at the special stressors a person with a physical disability may have.

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