THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: LISTEN: Our Family Experience With Disability Told to a Med Journal

This is a podcast and article I did for The Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). The piece is a shorter version of an address I gave at the American Academy of CP and Developmental Medicine Conference in 2016. What do doctors need to know about the lived experience of parenting a child with severe disabilities? ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: Who Deserves Taxpayers’ Dollars and Who Doesn’t?

As I leave for Montreal to visit my Mum in hospital, I noted this article from the Huffington Post. Have a read and let me know what you think! PS: Here’s one little boy (Nicholas at age about 7 years) learning to talk using a Dynavox 3100 computer with head switch controllers.  He continues to ...