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Today I realized that I’m mentally disable.

When you are worried about having to seek medical attention in the event of a physical illness because you haven’t been out in 7 months; 598 more words

Personal Blues

Kababayang may kapansanan sa pag-iisip, huwag ikakahiya - DOH-Mimaropa

Lyndon Plantilla

LUNGSOD NG QUEZON, ika-20 ng Abril, (PIA) —Nananawagan ang Department of Health-Mimaropa sa mga kababayan sa rehiyon na huwag itago ang kanilang mga kamag-anak o kakilala na may kapansanan sa pag-iisip. 279 more words



Akin to Awakenings starring Robert DeNiro, this short demonstrates the prison that is the disturbed and fractured brain – in this case, a victim of multiple personality disorder. 53 more words


They'll grow out of it

I am sat today in my University canteen, filling the space between a two hour Creative Writing workshop and an hour long lecture on Howard’s End… 534 more words

General Interest

Powerful Love: A Mother’s Struggle With A Son’s Metal Retardation

There are a lot of things that young women dream about when they hold their first child in their arms. Dreams of a better life full of happiness, success and love. 1,276 more words

Society's Role on Disability

~ by Ashley Brien Class of ’16

I decided to join DDA this spring as a Junior here at Duke studying Public Policy and Media/Journalism. My experiences with disability related adversity were gradual and the notion that my emotional instability satisfied the requirements of a disability took a long time to actually believe. 732 more words