You may have heard people talk about Ableism. I often talk about stigma and discrimination but haven’t used the term itself but it is the
So I encountered someone random on social media with an illness that said we should not discuss ableism because people do not get our illnesses
A person can get used to a lot. A person can tolerate a lot. And when you become passive and used to a certain treatment,
I often say that I feel disabled lives are not valued by society as a whole. We are discriminated against, undervalued, not found as worthy,
It is one of the worst feelings in the world when you face medical stigma. One is mental illness stigma and leading to improper care.
I know in the past my workplace has been downright illegal when dealing with me and my disability, which was obviously compounding stress for me