Please read the material in the following link: https://www.apa.org/pi/disability/resources/choosing-words (Links to an external site.)
When you have read it, please answer the following questions.
Prior to reading the resources above, how have you referred to an individual with a disability (including mental illness) in conversation or in your written work?
Given the provided information from the resources, what steps will you take in beginning to use person-first communication in your work and courses?
What may get in the way of your use of person-first language?