Disabilities

  • Sign Language Classes
    Sign language classes are offered in many settings throughout the country. The most likely place to find them is at community colleges or universities. However, there are other ways to learn sign lang....
  • Deaf Communication
    What is deaf communication? How do deaf people wake up for work on time? These are some questions that hearing people frequently ask about deaf people. Hopefully, this article can provide some answers....
  • Brain Injury Support Groups
    For anyone who has survived an accident, chemical drug overdose, fall or blow to the head, recovering from even the mildest of brain injuries takes time and support from other people. Brain injury su....
  • Symptoms Of Head Trauma
    Obvious indications of head trauma would be loss of consciousness, respiratory failure, difficulty speaking, poor judgment, and seeing double. In addition, spinal fluid coming out of the nose or ears,....
  • Concussion Patient Education
    For too many years, concussions have been dismissed as minor injuries. Athletes especially have been encouraged to get back in the game after only minutes of rest and little testing for symptoms. Chil....
  • Sign Language Jobs
    Are you interested in sign language jobs? If so, you have come to the right place. This article provides some information about getting jobs in the expanding field of sign language.Employment: Sign La....
  • Certified Deaf Interpreters
    Certified deaf interpreters are interpreters who hold a CDI certificate. They are deaf or hard of hearing and have demonstrated at least one year's experience working as an interpreter. To be certifie....
  • Brain Injuries
    A brain injury is probably one of the most feared traumatic events, one that people hope never happens to them. The effects of a brain injury depend on several factors and are always complex, but may ....
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries In Children
    CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control keeps statistics and data on childhood injuries. In 1999, for example, traumatic brain injury was the leading cause of death and disability amon....
  • Long Term Concussion Effects
    With concussions being dismissed as "minor" for so many decades, little if any thought was ever given to long-term effects of concussion. Yet all one has to do is consider the physical and mental cond....