When it comes to addressing disabilities, our use of language has changed considerably over the years to be more inclusive and respectful for all. How we interact and communicate with people with disabilities can and should demonstrate value and respect, and there are important nuances to consider. We’ll address these nuances together and explore the particulars of why terminology matters.
In this webinar, you’ll:
- Examine the history of language related to individuals with disabilities and identify the importance of word choice
- Discuss terminology, stereotyping, labels, and appropriate etiquette
- Establish strategies and best practices for communication