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22 June, 2017 - Toronto Star

"When Serena Reynolds became an intervenor for the deaf-blind a decade ago, she stumbled into her career by accident. Like many, Reynolds didn’t know that thousands of children and adults in Ontario live with the dual disability..." Continue...

22 June, 2017 - Massachusetts General Hospital

"Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often find it difficult to look others in the eyes. This avoidance has typically been interpreted as a sign of social and personal indifference, but reports from people with autism suggests otherwise...

22 June, 2017 - Toronto Star

"Eleven-year-old Stella Garvie was playing soccer when a ball — kicked from a couple metres away — hit her in the head and knocked her to the ground. Unlike her elbow, her head didn’t hurt at all, but that didn’t last long...." Continue reading...

22 June, 2017 - CBC News

"Thousands of federal public servants across Canada are unable to utilize internal government software programs and websites because they're inaccessible to people with a range of disabilities. The problem has led to job losses, grievances, a human...

22 June, 2017 - Times Higher Education

"A new book and conference represent “a major leap forward for the discipline” of deaf studies. Innovations in Deaf Studies: The Role of Deaf Scholars, edited by Annelies Kusters, Maartje De Meulder and Dai O’Brien, is the first volume to...

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