Month: August 2021

Woman in Power Chair Preparing a Meal

Spinal Cord Injury and Functional Ability

Spinal cord injury (SCI) functional ability levels can change over time and require varying types of assistive technology along the way. Individuals may be able to regain enough function to achieve greater independence. This depends on the level of injury and the amount of success with rehabilitation. This article will walk you through everything you need to know about SCI and functional ability by covering the following main topics: Table Of Contents How...

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Young Children Playing with Child in Wheelchair

Teaching Compassion to Non-Disabled Children

Teach and Practice Compassion Early childhood is a time of wonder and discovery. It is also a time filled with lessons that can carry a child through the rest of their life. One of the most important lessons a child should learn is the importance of compassion. Compassion is closely linked to empathy. When a child learns to show compassion for others, they experience more joy in their lives. Where can a child learn to practice compassion? One place is in the classroom. When a child starts...

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