IQ BIAS AGAINST PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

Do you know what your IQ is? Do you feel it is the most important thing about you? Would you want your entire life to be judged by that one single number? Does it accurately describe your personality or temperament? Should your opportunities or choices be limited by your test results? Would you want others … More IQ BIAS AGAINST PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

BEING THE PARENT OF A CHILD WITH A DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY

They are not saints, they are not superhuman and they are not perfect. The parents of children and adults with developmental disabilities are just ordinary people. They come from all walks of life. They can be wealthy, economically deprived or part of the middle class. They can belong to any religious faith or have no … More BEING THE PARENT OF A CHILD WITH A DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY

PERCEPTIONS OF PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

You are an important person, the result of a complex mixture of characteristics that combine to form your personality. You have both positive and negative qualities, strengths and weaknesses and personal likes and dislikes. This makes you totally unique and completely different from everyone else. You belong to the human family and yet you are … More PERCEPTIONS OF PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES