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Hidden Bias Quiz
In honor of #worldcpday, take our hidden bias and commit to furthering inclusion for people with disabilities. #breakthebias for #worldcpday
Speechless is back!
CPF has been so lucky to have had such a close relationship with the cast and creators of Speechless from Day One. They have entertained us, informed us, and inspired us.
Our very first comment, even before the show ran was – “Finally, someone is doing a TV show about disabilities…
7 Things Every Teacher Should Know About Your Child
If you have a school-aged child with disabilities, you’ve almost certainly had issues with their education. You’ve had issues with curriculum adaptations, accessibility, social inclusion and…. well, you can finish this list on your own…
I love award shows, but there’s just one problem: diversity.
I love award shows. I always have. As an actor, I’d be lying if I told you I didn’t practice a speech in the bathroom mirror with a hair brush when I was little, or watch coverage of the Golden Globes, Tonys, Oscars, and even last night’s 70th Emmy Awards. I love the dresses…
The Special Joys of Vacation for Families With Disabled Children
Some people love vacation because they get to visit interesting places, see cool stuff, try new activities, and eat with abandon. Our family enjoys all of that, but we also adore going away because of what we don’t do: stick with a schedule…
7 Tips for Using Mindfulness Into Your Daily Life
Last month, I attended a mindfulness workshop for the first time. I did this as a physician, a neuroscience researcher and the “good-enough” mom of a teenager with CP. As a physician and researcher, I skeptically looked…