How to Talk to Someone with a Disability

The focus of this course is to equip volunteers with the knowledge and tools necessary to effectively and confidently communicate with someone who has a disability. The learning objectives address common reasons why people may feel uncomfortable talking to a person with a disability, and introduce specific strategies to overcome these concerns and facilitate successful interaction. Most importantly, this course extends beyond volunteer work and provides tips to ensure you are empowering people with a disability across all areas of your life.

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    Xavier Moya January 11, 2018 at 12:48 pm

    Very good, but sometimes they are angry or shy and there needs to be a way to break the ice.

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    Kathy Taylor April 11, 2018 at 5:05 pm

    Great presentation. This provided some information that I was not aware may be offensive to a person with a disability, Thank you

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    Nicole Williams October 1, 2018 at 8:06 am

    Good information, thank you!!

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