Archive for February, 2013

dis•a•bil•i•ty: isn’t what defines a person

Anyone living with the challenge of a disability in life does not make or define a person.  Jennifer Kuhns, award winning author, painter and poet, understands and has lived through misconceptions attached to being physically disabled. Her primary reason and goal for writing her first book, “Were You Born In…

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Presume Competence

Definition: an attitude or mindset that believes anyone has the ability to achieve. Rather than… it can’t be done, Presume Competence!  That’s just what Ricky and Elaine did to help Shawn accomplish something he wanted to do.  Instead of focusing on the disability, they looked for skills Shawn had. Then…

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