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Partners With Paws: Service Dogs and the Lives They Change
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You set the price! Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Partners With Paws highlights the irreplaceable benefits service dogs provide to the people the help, with heartfelt sentiments from both puppy-raisers and those who have benefited from these amazing creatures.
Science Fiction: Future Youth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Written by Richard S. Levine, these stories have appeared in other publications. Though all the protagonists are young adults (YA), these stories may be a bit edgier than your average YA story. In "Cosmic Consequences", Candor is sick on Mars. "Assisted Living" takes a look at disability and Jupiter's moon. In "Surfing the Wave", Jerry calculates the future. Read "The Big Picture", a scifaiku.
Rising UP!: My Recovery from Multiple Sclerosis, Disability and Despair
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,070. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Multiple sclerosis, a disease Anna York has had for over forty years, crippled her, caused her excruciating pain, put her in a wheelchair, and wreaked havoc on all aspects of her life. Rising UP! describes an extraordinary journey of healing that restored her to vibrant, healthy life. Anna's recovery includes Tai Chi, Qigong, Chinese and Western Medicine, diet, prayer, meditation--and much more!
The PERCEVD Principles - Preparing Employers to Reintegrate Combat Exposed Veterans with Disabilities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,610. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
The Goal of "The PERCEVD Principles" is to establish disability and combat-related aspects of diversity awareness for veterans as a moral imperative. It serves a major injustice to our veterans to have them suffer in silence and/or increase their chances of failure by subjecting them to insensitive and harmful workplaces and collegiate environments. PERCEVD supports the business case.
Rising UP!: Study Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is an interactive study guide for Anna York's Rising UP!: My Recovery from Multiple Sclerosis, Disability and Despair. Interactive questions help you dig into the transformational experience of Rising UP! and get involved in the way that suits your own personal needs. You can highlight, comment, journal, and interact with other readers online-the choice is yours. Keep on Rising!
Disability Support Services Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This is a handbook outlining the support services and policies for students with disabilities at Rochester Community and Technical College
Dev Dreams, Volume One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Dev Love Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A collection of short love stories featuring physically disabled heroes. They are stories of love like you hope it will be, the way you expect it when you arrive in the grown-up world ready to make it yours.
Thoughts On Blindness - One Spouse's Perspective On Losing Vision and Living Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There are a lot of books out there that will tell you about blindness from a medical perspective. It's tougher to find books that talk first hand about what living with blindness is like and tougher still to find books that describe blindness from a sighted family member's perspective. This book describes the true impact of blindness on day to day life.
Barrier-Free Theatre: Including Everyone in Theatre Arts — in Schools, Recreation, and Arts Programs — Regardless of (Dis)Ability
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Price: $25.20 USD. Words: 168,220. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Theatre arts can “level the playing field” and empower participants of all ages. Dramatic interaction creates relationships that last long after a performance is over. Written for drama teachers, recreation leaders, special educators, therapists, and other group leaders.
A different perspective on disability equality a practical handbook
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This new handbook has been written to provide the busy professional with important insights in an easily accessible format. Hot on the heels of A Different Perspective on Equality, the first in the Different Perspective series, we hope it will prove an equal success.
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