Just a quick post tonight….

One of the most important lessons I’ve learned along this journey of Ds is how important language is.  Thinking before you speak is something that not everyone has mastered, but is extremely important to do.

People first language is a tool that all people should use in their daily lives.  Simply by acknowledging someone as a human FIRST and not as a disability or disease, is extremely important.

Check out this link to read more…

www.disabilityisnatural.com

And some information on preferred language…

www.ndss.org

 

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