Tag Archive: Disability

Where are we on the Rights Road? The Perceptions of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities of their Human Rights and the Degree to which these Human Rights are Fulfilled in their Lives

This thesis has grown out of twelve years personal and professional experience in the area of intellectual disability (ID) and membership of an inclusive human rights and intellectual disability steering group. As a result of seeing the daily struggles of people with intellectual disabilities to attain equality, independence and have their voice heard, I wanted …

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Health in Education for Development: A Study of the Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicines in the Treatment of ASD and ADHD in a Special Education School in Northern Ireland

This thesis has arisen out of a personal interest in complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) and a query whether or not they can contribute to development. Having had experience both in teaching school children and working with people with disabilities, it became obvious to me that there is a gap in rights for young people …

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