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Title Module 5: Psychosocial Aspects of Disability
Summary Tace 8 Learning Objectives: To gain understanding of psychosocial aspects of disability; To learn the differences between disability and handicap: To gain knowledge about the theories and stages of adjustment to disability; To explore the impact of myths, attitudes, and language on persons with disabilities. Topics Covered: Definitions of disability, impairment, and handicap; Theories and stages of adjustment; Myths, prejudice and discrimination; Determinants of societal attitudes toward disability and perspectives from people with disabilities.
Author Dr. Morris C. Hansen, Jude Printz, Kathy Laux, Shirley Hoffacker, Kim McFann, Jared Schultz, Seth Masley
Publisher This is a non-published document.
Publish Date 10/1/2007
Filename Module 5 - Psychosocial Aspects of Disability Final.pdf

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