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Myths and Realities
Jo Dee Gottlieb

Administration for
Children and Families

Social Work Dept.

Myth: People with disabilities are sick or have something wrongwith them and they needto be cured.

Reality: Having a disability is not the same as being sick. Disabilitiesare not contagious, and people with disabilitiesdon't need to be cured.

Marshall University
Huntington, WV 25755-9465
Karen Harper-Dorton
West Virginia University
Administration PO Box 6830
Morgantown, WV 26505
Doug Horner
Shepherd College
Dir. Of Social Work Program
315 White Hall
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Kathy Shelek-Furbee
John David Smith
Concord University
Vice President of Student Affairs
Campus Box 32, PO Box
1000Athens, WV 24712-1000
Direct 1-304-384-5353 | Toll Free 1-800-344-6679 ext. 5353