Wrestling With The Mental Distress Of Disability

Being born with cerebral palsy, it’s nearly impossible to forget I’m in a wheelchair. It brings an entire lifestyle of its own, along with a constant flood of thoughts and feelings. I wrote the following piece in light of all the people the world has lost over the past number of years ― to depression or suicide. It is my hope that this piece serves as a reminder that there is hope and help out there ― and that disability is often much more than meets the eye. Read more on HuffingtonPost.

Woman in wheelchair next to an office desk, hand close up, unrecognizable person


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