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I hope I'm not making a huge mistake by posting here, but we are beginning our search to try to find assistance over the summer for our daughter, who is an AAC-user (she uses a PRC Accent 1400 eyegaze system with Unity). She usually goes to camp in the summertime but because of conditions this year, we are looking for a student to pay a weekly salary to spend time with her in our home, potentially from June until September and perhaps afterward. You can look on this as babysitting, or as an intense practicum in AAC and assisted communication. We live in Washington DC. Perhaps you can ste
Hi, My name is Anicca and I am currently doing my Mphil in gender studies and working on disability and gender in India. I am disabled and suffer from a cronic illness too. I gave my GRE around 3 years ago and have a score of 307 (V:154, Q:153). There are two questions that I wanted to ask: Firstly, what are the best disability studies phd programs in US, especially where people are working on sociological exploration of disability and/or on intersections of disability and gender. Secondly, what is the medical insurance scene for disabled students, do they get any additional ben
Call for Papers: Disability and Shame Extended deadline! Anticipated publication date: June 1, 2019 (Volume 15, issue 2) The Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal is issuing a Call for Papers for a special forum on the subject of shame and disability, broadly conceived. It is hoped that through critical discourse addressing the historical and current contexts, contributing factors, effects, and responses to shame, greater understanding of this phenomena will diminish discrimination and violence. Full papers should be submitted directly to RDS o