ERIC Number: EJ529403
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Simulated Disability Exercises and Their Impact on Attitudes toward Persons with Disabilities.
Grayson, E.; Marini, I.
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v19 n2 p123-31 Jun 1996
Comparison of 2 groups of graduate rehabilitation counseling students who did (n=20) or did not (n=18) participate in a wheelchair sensitivity training exercise found significant differences in responses to questions pertaining to daily frustrations experienced by people with physical disabilities and a preoccupation with accessibility. Discussion considers the utility and misuses of these one-time sensitivity experiences. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A