When the single daughter of highly functioning mentally disabled parents discovers that she is carrying a fetus with Down Syndrome, she must make the difficult decision to abort or keep her baby while attempting to rebuild a relationship with her unwitting ex.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys for a man on Florida’s death row plan to challenge the state’s use of a rigid IQ cutoff to determine mental disability before the U.S. 935 more words
After having a stroke, no matter what stage of recovery you are in, you realize MANY different changes in yourself, both physically & mentally.
I have always been aware of this, but have also realized as months go by, that different areas of my personality have changed as well. 150 more words
Mental Disability, International Human Rights and the Capabilities Approach: Searching for the Foundations
The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is being increasingly emphasised by the WHO and other international organisations. This seminar will consider some of the fundamental issues raised by the Convention, particularly in the context of global mental health. 76 more words
into the Middle Ages
Andy O’Hara, Founder, Badge of Life Mental Health for
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Around the first few minutes of small Dutch film “Matterhorn”, I had some ideas about what it was going to do, and the movie did not go far from my expectation. 1,012 more words