Moving On Intellectual Disabilities

Moving On Intellectual Disabilities

This episode from CBC's acclaimed Moving On series deals with people with intellectual disabilities. It discusses past treatment, current standards and the difficulties those with intellectual disabilities face as they age. The program features Louise, who lived for decades in the Dixville home for people with intellectual disabilities. After leaving at the age of 51, she visits schools to share her experience at Dixville with kids like Ethan, a six-year-old with Down Syndrome.

  • 2006
  • 00:23:07
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 05/07/2015
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Metadata

Subjects
People with mental disabilities [LCSH] People with mental disabilities -- Rehabilitation [LCSH] Health education [LCSH] Mental health [LCSH] Civics -- Study and teaching [LCSH]
Team
Joanne Smith (Host), Michael Dorn (Producer), April Stevens (Producer), Doug Caldwell (Producer)
Closed captioning
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MARC Record
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