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In the workplace there are advantages and disadvantages to disclosing a disability. Learn how to work with colleagues and clients who have a disability. A third of people surveyed said they avoid people with disabilities for fear of saying the wrong thing; as a result, many people hide their disabilities to avoid awkwardness.
End the awkwardness by exploring common issues surrounding disability, including disability types, people-first language, permanent/temporary/situational disabilities, invisible disabilities, Social Model vs. Medical Model, curb-cut effect, Spoon Theory of chronic illness, whether to disclose a disability, etc.
People with disabilities are us; we will all experience some form of disability in our lives.