Disability rights

Madness Radio on 12/05/11

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Madness Radio
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Mon, 12/05/2011 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Healing the wounds of war by listening to the stories of veterans in our communities

Madness Radio asks, How can we truly help combat veterans facing the aftermath of war? Is veteran trauma a sign of mental illness, or a healthy response to violent situations? Are medications and therapy the answer?

Paula Caplan, author of When Johnny and Jane Come Marching Home: How All of Us Can Help Veterans, discusses healing the wounds of war by listening to the stories of veterans in our communities.

Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation department at Portland Parks and Recreation

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Sounds of Awareness
program date: 
Mon, 11/28/2011

 Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Debbie Timmins, Program Supervisor of the Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation department, or AIR, at Portland Parks and RecreationAIR offers community-based recreation activities and leisure services specially designed for children, teens, and adults who have a disability and/or special needs. Their services are designed to assist people in developing and using their leisure time in ways that enhance their health, well-being, and independence.


28:02 minutes (25.67 MB)

Sounds of Awareness on 11/28/11

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Program: 
Sounds of Awareness
Air date: 
Mon, 11/28/2011 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation department at Portland Parks and Recreation

Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Debbie Timmins, Program Supervisor of the Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation department, or AIR, at Portland Parks and Recreation. AIR offers community-based recreation activities and leisure services specially designed for children, teens, and adults who have a disability and/or special needs. Their services are designed to assist people in developing and using their leisure time in ways that enhance their health, well-being, and independence.

www.portlandonline.com/parks/index.cfm

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 11/08/11

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Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Dispatches from the War on Sex: Mississippi's 'personhood' initiative

Voters in Mississippi will decide tomorrow on a 'personhood' initiative which, if passed, would confer legal personhood upon a fertilized ovum. This would of course render abortion illegal, and any other act that interfered with said ovum's development -- like, say, a miscarriage, or the use of certain kinds of birth control -- could be considered negligent homicide or even murder.

Amanda Milholland, Development Director of Port City Development talks about Job Training for the Less Able

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program: 
Sounds of Awareness
program date: 
Mon, 10/24/2011

Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Amanda Milholland, Development Director of Port City Development, a non-profit organization that provides employment, job training and support services for people with developmental disabilities in the Portland metro community. Programs include production, art and farming, job development, community volunteers, fabric arts, silk-screening, woodworking, custodial and other areas.

28:21 minutes (25.96 MB)

Portland Burn Survivors

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Wed, 10/05/2011

Interviews with members of Portland Burn Survivors

More info: http://portlandburnsurvivors.org/

56:55 minutes (130.28 MB)

Sounds of Awareness on 10/24/11

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Program: 
Sounds of Awareness
Air date: 
Mon, 10/24/2011 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Port City Development providing employment, job training and support

Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Amanda Milholland, Development Director of Port City Development, a non-profit organization that provides employment, job training and support services for people with developmental disabilities in the Portland metro community. Programs include production, art and farming, job development, community volunteers, fabric arts, silk-screening, woodworking, custodial and other areas.

Mental Health Reform in the Oregon State Hospital

program date: 
Mon, 10/03/2011

Jan Haaken talks with the Director of Disability Rights Oregon, Bob Joondepth, about community mental health issuea and House Bill 3100 and Senate Bill 420, which affect the Oregon State Hospital.

10:53 minutes (1.87 MB)

Tobi Rates of the Autism Society of Oregon on how to deal with autism

program: 
Sounds of Awareness
program date: 
Mon, 09/26/2011

 Hosted by Paul Van Dyck

Autism is a growing issue in the U.S. Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Tobi Burch Rates, Vice President of the Autism Society of Oregon, about what autism is and how it affects children and how to improve the lives of all affected by autism.

27:56 minutes (25.58 MB)
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