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ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research #8 Dr Liz Croot and guests - Doing Research with People with Learning Disabilities

People with learning disabilities have poorer health and shorter life expectancy, differences that are, to some degree, avoidable.About this EventPeople with learning disabilities have poorer health…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace: Disability

Join Atkins and Network Rail in this session to find out more about how they embrace disability in the workplace.

From  Greg Stewart on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Disability and Other Human Questions

Dan Goodley gives an introduction to his new book published by Emerald

From  Daniel Goodley on September 18th, 2020 0 likes 263 plays 0  

Top tips: Disability

University of Sheffield students share their top tips for disabled students

From  Greg Stewart on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Disclosing your disability

University of Sheffield students share their experience of disclosing a disability

From  Greg Stewart on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 63 plays 0  

Reasonable Adjustments

Three University of Sheffield students share their experiences of receiving adjustments while studying, during the application process and at the job.

From  Greg Stewart on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Disability and your career

Video Transcript: The Careers Service offers support to all students during their time at university and for up to 3 years after graduation and this covers a wide range of careers related issues.…

From  Greg Stewart on November 8th, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Using mind Control to Empower Those With Disabilities

In October 2016, Switzerland hosted the world’s first Cybathlon, where pilots with severe physical disabilities competed using advanced assistive technologies. The Cybathlon provides a…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Working with Disabled Children and Young People

With our new understanding of the different models associated with disability, we’ll now meet Helen Woolley and Dr. Pippa Murray. Working as academics and practitioners they highlight some of…

From  Online Learning on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Play, Disability and the Outdoor Environment

In this video we will discover how organisations in Sheffield are providing safe spaces for disabled children to connect with nature. The first part of this video takes place at the Blooming Autism…

From  Online Learning on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 156 plays 0  

What Does Blindness Mean for Play?

In this video we meet Dr Rod Michalko from the University of Toronto, Canada, who will tell us a story which asks us to think about what blindness means to a blind child and their experience of play.

From  Online Learning on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Second Life and Disability

Sheila Yoshikawa discusses how Second Life has created a hospitable environment for people with disabilities. She talks with Alice Krueger, President of Virtual Ability Inc. and founder of Virtual…

From  Online Learning on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0