Conference Paper

To be different

P. Compaan
South African Journal of Physiotherapy | Vol 37, No 4 | a935 | DOI: | © 2018 P. Compaan | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 05 October 2018 | Published: 31 December 1981

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P. Compaan,, South Africa

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Society (including health professionals) ascribes inferiority to the disabled in interaction, be it consciously or unconsciously, thus further complicating a difficult new situation, physically and psychologically. Examples are cited. A plea is made for more emphasis on psychosocial rehabilitation early on.


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