Sensitization of General Public for Emotional and Psycho-social Adjustment of PWDs. By Professor Dr. Muhammad Mahmood Hussain Awan Dean Faculty of Education AL-KHAIR UNIVERSITY . Contents . Sensitization of General Public Emotional and Psycho-social Adjustment of PWDs
Sensitization of General Public for Emotional and Psycho-social Adjustment of PWDs
Professor Dr. Muhammad MahmoodHussain Awan
Dean Faculty of Education
Sensitization of General Public
Emotional and Psycho-social Adjustment of PWDs
Characteristics of People who are Emotionally & Socially Healthy
Types of adjustment problems
Common emotional reactions to disability
To increase recognition and awareness of the role General Public & Carers play in providing daily care and support to people with disability.
a social environment.
and social influences of family, peers, school, and community.
spiritual concerns and needs of people living with disability, their partners,
and their caregivers.
connecting with family, friends, organisations can result in people living longer, adjusting more positively, improving health habits & use health services appropriately
Dissemination of success stories
Arranging seminars, symposium, workshops
Promoting volunteer and Counseling services
Making part of content or curriculum/Public education
Religious & literary competitions
Recreational events and leisure time activities
Formation of positive image of PWDs
Promoting accessible physical environment
Creating a system of social support in the employment of people with disabilities
Improving coordination and trust.
Joint Ventures for employment
Advocacy through Media