logging in or signing up disabilities cagcollege Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 612 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: November 30, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Disabilities : Disabilities By Christie Garrecht 1 What does Disability Mean? : What does Disability Mean? Two Definitions 1. lack of adequate power, strength, or physical or mental ability; incapacity. 2. a physical or mental handicap, esp. one that prevents a person from living a full, normal life or from holding a gainful job. More Definitions of Disability 2 Slide 3: How MANY DIFFERERNT TYPES OF Disabilities are there? HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS! 3 1 2 3 4 A Few Types are…. : A Few Types are…. 4 Combo Carpal Tunnel A.D.D Blindness Hearing Loss Charge Syndrome Autism Down Syndrome Disabilities are broken into 3 categories Slide 5: STATISTICS ON DISABILITIES How Many People Actually Have Disabilities? 5 Slide 6: 6 More Statistics Slide 7: all different ages Who can have disabilities? 7 Slide 8: Disabilities age statistics 8 Slide 9: 9 Slide 10: 10 Are there any Cures For all of the disabilities? Cure For Disabilities Slide 11: There are cures for some disabilities, but not all There are therapies and devices used for most of them that don’t have cures, to help the person deal with their disabilities Examples: Occupational Therapy Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Hearing Aids Wheel Chairs Physical Therapy Walkers Splints Therapy Dogs Horse Therapy 11 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy : Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy 12 Dog/ Pet Therapy : Dog/ Pet Therapy 13 Dog Therapy Video Horse Therapy : Horse Therapy Horse Therapy 14 Conclusion : Conclusion There are many different types of disabilities and they affect all different ages in different ways. Many of these disabilities can not be cured, but there are therapies for a person with a disability to help them cope. Many people with disabilities also have special tools that will help them in daily life, some include a walker, splint, and a wheelchair 15 You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.