General Considerations for Evaluating and Counseling the Physically Handicapped

  • James E. Lindemann


In this era of social causes and consciousness-raising, there remains a curious void in the crusade of the disabled. Only occasionally is there a note of militancy, and virtually nothing about pride. “Help the Disabled” and “Hire the Handicapped” do little to deemphasize the dependent role of people who need special assistance. The powerful connotations of the sick role appear to grip us all, normal and disabled alike.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • James E. Lindemann
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  1. 1.The Oregon Health Sciences UniversityPortlandUSA

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