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Thursday, June 13, 2019
In 2019, physical restraint of disabled people is still a thing
Illustration from Captive and invisible By Louise Kinross A couple of months ago I wrote down 'physical restraint and seclusion'...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Why do so many parents feel inadequate?
By Louise Kinross When I first saw the title of Ann Douglas 's new book, Happy Parents, Happy Kids , I was a bit skeptical. I was...
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Busy engineer finds happiness in children's hospital
By Louise Kinross Emile Benyamin is an engineer who spends his days taking care of robots. His robots extract DNA from human blood and sa...
Friday, June 7, 2019
'Kindness matters...that is what good care is'
By Louise Kinross Karen Ward has worked with children with disabilities for over 30 years. I met her 22 years ago, when my son atte...
Friday, May 31, 2019
Friday bonus watch
This short film about living with a dad who has cerebral palsy, uses a wheelchair, and communicates with a pointer and letterboard, is n...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
How to keep in touch
Do you want to read and watch family stories about parenting children with disabilities? And hear about what it's like to work in chi...
Monday, May 27, 2019
'We Carry Kevan' aims to inspire a new model of inclusive travel
By Louise Kinross Kevan Chandler paid a visit to Holland Bloorview last week on a tour to promote his new book We Carry Kevan: Six fr...
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