Disability, My Life

Bearing Disability: Battling Anxiety with Cognitive Behaviour Therapy — Little Sea Bear

My mental health isn’t one that I talk about much on here. I’ve had anxiety since I can remember, although the doctors were reluctant to give it a name until I was twenty. 39 more wordsBearing Disability: Battling Anxiety with Cognitive Behaviour Therapy — Little Sea Bear

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Is Ignorance really bliss! — My Life, Kerry’s Way

The saying ‘Ignorance is bliss‘ but Is it when that ignorance is potentially harming others? Most people that know or follow me know that I’m extremely active when it comes to fighting for an inclusive world, not just for myself but other disabled people whether it’s visible or non-visible, so as you can imagine the […]Is… Continue reading Is Ignorance really bliss! — My Life, Kerry’s Way

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Why are people afraid? — My Life, Kerry’s Way

Disability/impairment – what is it that scares people? It is a question I would love to get my wheels stuck into with a room full of people and ask why? Who, just because we are disabled are being seen as different – less than, less able. If anything that’s being proven more though our voices […]Why… Continue reading Why are people afraid? — My Life, Kerry’s Way

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Can PA’s be friends? — My Life, Kerry’s Way

A friend in need is a friend indeed When you think of the term ‘Personal Assistant’. What are your first thoughts? – ‘She’s a bit fancy, ok for some to be rolling around with PA wish I could afford one, I would save so much time! I was Watching the film ‘The Devil wears Prada’ […]Can… Continue reading Can PA’s be friends? — My Life, Kerry’s Way

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I’m Kerry get me out of here! — My Life, Kerry’s Way

In the words of Ant and Dec ‘Get me outta here’ It’s been 290 days since I left my home – you could mistake the beginning of this sentence for a meeting declaring my addiction to my home and to be completely honest you wouldn’t be far off the truth, my home has become my […]I’m… Continue reading I’m Kerry get me out of here! — My Life, Kerry’s Way

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Bearing Disability: The issues with Accessible Toilets — Little Sea Bear

Some Accessible Toilets have gone through welcome changes over the years. There is the introduction of the Radar Key which prevent those without the radar key from using accessible toilets. And there has been an increasing number of Changing Places popping up in some venues too. These are positive and welcomed changes. But—yes, there’s a […]Bearing… Continue reading Bearing Disability: The issues with Accessible Toilets — Little Sea Bear