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More than meets the eye – campaign for invisible disabilities awareness | living well with chronic illness says: 24th march 2015 at 2:17 am. Invisible disabilities is an umbrella term for hidden disabilities - disabilities that are not immediately visible invisible disabilities are innate and neurological. Re-imagining special education for those with invisible disabilities by dr linda williams / invisible disability project i recently attended a special education iep.
Hidden / invisible disabilities what are some common hidden disabilities psychiatric disabilities—examples include major depression, bipolar disorder. A while ago i shared the open letter to the woman who tutted at me for using the accessible toilets and then started a campaign called more than meets the eye to. Woman with invisible disabilities responds to judgmental comments about using her disability parking permit by printing off her own.