In recent years, depression and anxiety have afflicted college students at alarming rates. Anxiety and depression are the top reasons that college students seek counselling.
Disabled activists have celebrated this week’s 100-year anniversary of women gaining the right to vote but have warned that disabled women are still facing breaches of their rights in all areas of life.
Disabled people will only be protected from online abuse when they have “equal and fair” hate crime laws, a leading disabled campaigner has told MPs.
Nine out of ten people in Western Australian youth detention are severely impaired in at least one area of brain function such as memory, language, attention, and executive function (planning and understanding consequences).
Australia needs policies that capitalise on the strengths of people with disability. Disability employment is a huge problem even though disabled people have a lot to offer employers.
The Benevolent Society & My Disability Matters have launched a partnership whereby TBS will create a community for their clients within The My Disability Matters Club and sponsor the My Disability Matters Community and MDM News Site. Learn more about this exciting initiative for the NDIS & disability sector in Australia.
Learn about the My Disability Matters Club - a new free social networking site for the disability platform. Just like Facebook only far better!
A positive outlook for people with disabilities is helpful, even necessary, but it isn't magical and won't solve all your problems. Some solutions require society to change!