Disabilities vs. Differences
Disabilities physical or mental doesn’t mean that you are any less that anyone else. You are strong. You live a different life than other people. The importance is how you perceive it, how it effects your identity, how you live with it.
Identifying as Someone with a Disability
Disability identity refers to possessing a positive sense of self and feelings of connection to, or solidarity with, the disability community. A coherent disability identity is believed to help individuals adapt to disability, including navigating related social stresses and daily hassles. -apa.org
Famous People with Disabilities
Thom Hartman, Stevie Wonder, Whoopi Goldberg, Einstein, etc.
Thom Hartman: Hunter & Farmer
Montgomery School : Famous people with disabilities
Sunrise medical : 8 famous people who exemplify overcoming their disability
Special Edu: 25 Famous People with Learning Disorders
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