Tag Archives: research and training centers

People-first: Language of Progress

People-first language isn’t just semantics; it’s a way of referring to people with disabilities without intentionally or unintentionally expressing negative and disparaging attitudes. By using people-first language, we acknowledge the person (first) rather than the disability. “Over the years bloggers, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New NARIC Publication: RehabWire for June 2009

We just posted the June 2009 issue of our RehabWire newsletter. This issue features the Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers focused on participation and community living. These nine centers were funded by NIDRR under its Participation and Community Living research … Continue reading

Posted in Fact sheet, Publications | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment