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The Social Model of Disability

How this aligns with the neurodiversity paradigm

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My philosophy aligns with the social model of disability, and with the neurodiversity paradigm.

These philosophies are in stark contrast to the pathologization of divergent brains and bodies.

Where the pathology paradigm asks questions such as “what is wrong with the…

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Jillian Enright

Jillian Enright

She/they. Neurodivergent, 20+ yrs SW & Psych. experience. I write about mental health, neurodiversity, education, and parenting. Founder of Neurodiversity MB.

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