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Transportation Services – A Means of Getting Around and Participating in Your Community

What are transportation services? They are a way to participate in your community. Continue reading

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Servicios de transportación – Una forma de moverse y participar en su comunidad

¿Qué son los servicios de transportación? Estos servicios se definen en esta publicación. Continue reading

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Invisible or Hidden Disabilities: What are they?

According to the Invisible Disabilities Association, invisible disabilities are physical, mental, or neurological conditions that are not visible from the outside, “yet can limit or challenge a person’s movements, senses, or activities.” These disabilities include symptoms or limitations that may … Continue reading

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Discapacidades invisibles u ocultas: ¿Qué son?

Según la Asociación de Discapacidades Invisibles (en inglés), las discapacidades invisibles son condiciones físicas, mentales, o neurológicas que no son visibles desde afuera, “pero pueden limitar o desafiar los movimientos, sentidos, o actividades de una persona.” Estas discapacidades incluyen síntomas … Continue reading

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What is the Difference between Disability Employment Policy Research and Employment Research?

For people with disabilities, full participation in the community can include working full- or part-time, ideally in an integrated setting with a mix of people with and without disabilities and for competitive pay. Research and development in employment seeks to … Continue reading

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Play Therapy: How does it work?

According to the Association for Play Therapy (APT), ”play therapists use the therapeutic powers of play to help clients prevent or resolve psychosocial difficulties and achieve optimal growth and development.” Play therapy honors a child’s unique developmental level and looks … Continue reading

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Terapia de juego: ¿Cómo funciona?

Según la Asociación para la Terapia de Juego (APT, por sus siglas en inglés) (en inglés), “los terapeutas de juego utilizan los poderes terapéuticos del juego para ayudar a los clientes a prevenir o resolver las dificultades psicosociales y lograr … Continue reading

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Preguntas y Respuestas: Noticias Mensuales para la Comunidad de la Discapacidad para Enero de 2021 sobre los Padres con Discapacidades

Preguntas y Respuestas es un recurso mensual para la Comunidad de la Discapacidad de habla hispana que llena una necesidad de información. La pregunta de este mes es Mi pareja y yo estamos a punto de tener nuestro primer hijo … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for January 2021 on Parents with Disabilities

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: My partner and I are about to have our first child and I have a disability. What resources and … Continue reading

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Dementia: A Disorder that Affects Cognitive Function

According to the National Institute of Aging (NIA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), dementia is the “loss of cognitive functioning – thinking, remembering, and reason – and behavioral abilities to such an extent that it interferes with a … Continue reading

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