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Trollope Bicentennial conference, Leuven (1)

Anthony Trollope as painted by Samuel Lawrence

Dear Friends and readers,

As I’ve written about too often on this blog, a conference on the occasion of Trollope’s 200th birthday was held in Leuven, Belgium from 17-19 September 2015. 1,182 more words

Political Novels/films

Leadership and Advocacy…

If we are going to form an advocacy organization of Arkansans with disabilities the first and most important thing is to focus on is Leadership! Without Leadership training, this organization will not go far. 313 more words

Disability Issues

From the far corner, at the edge of the cliff...

I know, I know.  I gave this post a nebulous title.  There is a reason for that.  I am feeling very frustrated tonight at my current circumstances.   2,049 more words

Thinking out loud...

If I can do what I wanted to do… what would that be?

  • Create opportunities for ALL Arkansans with disabilities to become leaders and to advocate for themselves and others.
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Disability Issues

The Double D's: Disability and Depression

Depression! There I said it… A very disabling condition that many people face in life. But what about people who live with other disabilities? What happens when they become depressed? 149 more words

Disability Issues

ADA 25/VSA40 and NCIL... 

Where do i begin to say how this has truly been the best week of my life and learning more about advocacy and more. There are so many visions in my head so I will start from Sunday the 26th, the actual 25th anniversary date of the ADA. 792 more words

Disability Issues

Parental Rights Include Disability Equality: A Call to Action for Psychology

By Alette Coble-Temple, PsyD (Ms. Wheelchair California 2015 and Professor, John F. Kennedy University)

Becoming a parent is considered a basic human right in our country. 1,066 more words

Children And Youth