At Risk in the Culture of ‘Normal’

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https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/09/opinion/learning-disability.html?searchResultPosition=3

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Monney, J. (2019). At Risk in the Culture of ‘Normal’. Retrieved 1/26/2020 from https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/09/opinion/learning-disability.html?searchResultPosition=3.

What diversity/subjectivity topics are they discussing?

neurodiversity, neurotypical privilege, depression, self-harm, suicide risk of people with atypical brains

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A forcefully written article in the New York Times Disability series. Based on the author’s personal experiences […]

2020-03-09T08:42:30-04:00March 9th, 2020|

On Being a Latina Healer: Voice, Consciousness, and Identity

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Comas-Diaz, L., On Being a Latina Healer: Voice, Consciousness, and Identity. Psychotherapy Theory, Research, Practice, Training © 2010 American Psychological Association
2010, Vol. 47, No. 2, 162–168 DOI: 10.1037/a0019758

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Comas-Diaz wrote this in 2010, writing from a position as a successful and established professional. Responding to a perception in the […]

2018-09-18T19:56:35-04:00September 14th, 2018|

The Reinforcement of Ableism: Normality, the Medical Model of Disability, and Humanism in ABA and Autism

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Shyman, E. (2016). The Reinforcement of Ableism: Normality, the Medical Model of Disability, and Humanism in ABA and Autism. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 54, 366-376

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Prejudice and discrimination against people who are perceived as not “able” or “able-bodied” or who have disabilities. How to recognize these prejudices and identify […]

2018-09-18T19:58:39-04:00August 10th, 2018|