Guide to Physical Disabilities

200px-Wheelchair svgPhysical Disabilities are caused by a variety of conditions including cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, amputations and stroke. Having a physical disability can interfere with normal life and functioning. This collection of articles aim at helping and supporting people with physical disabilities. Sometimes simple modifications in the environment or the task can help people with disabilities be independent and life happy and fulfilled lives. These articles contain information to help teachers adapt their classrooms, and lesson plans to integrate and accommodate people with physical and orthopedic disabilities in the school. Also included in this collection are tips and suggestions for caregivers of people with disabilities.

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Latest Articles on Physical Disabilities
Web Design for Physical Disabilities

Physical disabilities are wide and varied. They range from temporary cases like a broken arm to the more severe cases like the quadriplegic sufferers who cannot use their limbs. The...

Most Popular Articles on Physical Disabilities
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    Web Design for Physical Disabilities

    Physical disabilities are wide and varied. They range from temporary cases like a broken arm to the more severe cases like the quadriplegic sufferers who cannot use their limbs. The severity of a physical...

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    Common Gender Issues Still Present in Today's Work Environment

    Do you still find a lot of gender issues in the workplace? Are men or women favored in different ways, despite the increasing number of women working out of the home? Find the answers to these...

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    Assistive Technology: Accommodation and Adaptation

    Some assistive technologies are for accommodation while others are for adaptation. By knowing the type of device that you need, the IEP will become more practical....

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    Tips for Discovering Themes for You to Focus on in Your Photography

    Photographers can always benefit from having ideas and themes that can build their portfolio. It doesn't make a difference if you consider yourself a professional or just enjoy taking photos of whatever...

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    Indiana University: Masters in Therapeutic Recreation

    If you would enjoy working with disabled or elderly people, giving them a higher quality of life by supporting their participation in a variety of recreational activities, this could be the masters degree...

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