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For some people the elephant in the kitchen is obvious for all to see. Some people who don’t suffer a physical disability or some other evident oddity have ‘disabilities’ on the inside. They have invisible disabilities.
Are you controlled by a disabling fear? Who or what are your authorities? Change your authorities by changing your priorities. Thirty years ago, during my initial years of rehab, my biggest disability wasn’t my paralyzed leg and arm or my inability to control
Having a wide array of friends in different occupational, vocational and professional capacities is crucial part of life. John Lennon said as much: “I get by with a little help from my friends.” It’s impossible to feel sorry for myself when I’m helping someone else deal with their obstacles.
Aside from our own choices to be flexible enough to persist until a particular obstacle is overcome, change is the only constant in life. While this uncertainty makes it difficult to plan for a specific future, if this inconsistency in the way things are is accepted and planned for, change can be embraced as a […]