The term “cerebral palsy” refers to any one of a number of non-progressive neurological disorders caused by damage to one or more areas of the brain.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.
Autism is a complex developmental disorder which affects and impairs social, communication and behavioral functions in individuals.
With access to a computer, quality of life for those paralyzed by a spinal cord injury improves dramatically.
Rett Syndrome is a neurodevelopmental disorder that almost exclusively affects girls and has a profound effect on their ability to express themselves.
Aphasia is an acquired language disorder which may have resulted from an internal brain injury such as a stroke, from a lesion or tumor in the brain, or from an external brain injury.
There are conditions that may effect an individual’s ability to speak due to a something called Dysarthria, which can take many forms.
Symptoms of traumatic brain injury can range from mild to severe, and the severity of any disability that may result from a TBI can vary as well.
Intellectual disability, sometimes referred to as cognitive disability, may result in difficulty with self-expression and social connections in children and adults.