I don’t know how to handle this Social Science question and need guidance.
The discussion topic this week focuses on social issues of disability and ableism. Consider and respond to the following. Be sure to draw from and cite required readings as well as your own personal and professional experiences and other sources of knowledge.
Describe the application of community psychology action and research tools to address issues related to disability and ableism within a global context.
Issue main post is due by Day 5.
- Balcazar, F., & Suarez-Balcazar, Y. (2017). Promoting empowerment among individuals with disabilities. (In course readings)
- Balcazar, F. E., & Suarez, B. Y. (2016). On Becoming Scholars and Activists for Disability Rights. American Journal of Community Psychology, 58(3/4), 251–258.
- McDonald, K., Raymaker, D., & Gibbons, C. M. (2017). A call to consciousness: Community psychology and disability. In M. A. Bond, I. Serrano-García, C. B. Keys, & M. Shinn (Eds.), APA handbook of community psychology: Theoretical foundations, core concepts, and emerging challenges., Vol. 1. (pp. 403–419). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.