Psychology Of Disability

Author: Carolyn L. Vash, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826197597
Size: 65.39 MB
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The realities surrounding the psychological experience of disability, plus the intervention techniques used to resolve some of the problems, have changed dramatically since the publication of the first edition of this classic text.

The Social Psychology Of Disability

Author: Dana Dunn
Publisher: OUP Us
ISBN: 0199985693
Size: 38.74 MB
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"The book's overarching message is an important one: The experience of most people with disabilities is not what nondisabled persons anticipate--contrary to the latter's beliefs and expectations, the former can lead full and normal lives.

The Psychology Of Prejudice And Discrimination Disability Religion Physique And Other Traits

Author: Jean Lau Chin
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275982386
Size: 43.57 MB
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Each of us has trained to work with individuals who have disabilities, or has a
personal disability, or has close family members who have one or more
disabilities. We hope that these multiple perspectives will provide the reader with
practical and useful information from a scholarly perspective. Our intent is to
present "the psychology of prejudice and discrimination," not the "psychology of
disability." It is crucial to clearly make this distinction for two reasons: first, the "
disabled personality" ...

Disability And Psychology

Author: Dan Goodley
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137257881
Size: 60.59 MB
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This book examines the discipline of psychology in this regard. It argues that psychology has tended to ignore the socio-cultural aspects of disability and treat disabled people as objects rather than arbiters of psychological intervention.

Cambridge Handbook Of Psychology Health And Medicine

Author: Susan Ayers
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139465260
Size: 79.14 MB
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Handbook of rehabilitation psychology. Washington, DC: American
Psychological Association Press. Hamilton, B.B., Granger, C.V., Sherwin, F.S.,
Zielezny, M. & Tashman, J.S. (1987). A uniform national data system for medical
rehabilitation. In M.J. Fuhrer (Ed.). Rehabilitation outcomes: analysis and
measurement Vol. 10 (pp. 137–47). Baltimore: Brookes. Hansen, M. S., Fink, P.,
Frydenberg, M. & Oxhoj, M.L. (2002). Use of health services, mental illness, and
self-rated disability and ...

The Social Psychology Of Childhood Disability

Author: David Thomas
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 131752618X
Size: 40.19 MB
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This book will be of historical interest to students and teachers of psychology, education, social work and rehabilitation; and it will provide insight for parents and all those concerned with the care and development of the disabled child ...

Disability And Aging Discrimination

Author: Richard L. Wiener
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781441962935
Size: 43.84 MB
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The first volume of its kind, Disability and Aging Discrimination is essential reading for researchers, forensic and rehabilitation psychologists/psychiatrists, and those involved in the well-being of older and disabled workers.