The members of an art class have objected to a stunt in which a blind man groped their nude model.

Face-to-face interactions can be intimidating, and can cause undue stress.

Meeting online and messaging back and forth from the comfort of a keyboard can reduce some of the fear that comes with social interactions, allowing friendships to blossom at a pace that works for each individual.

Today’s adults with developmental delays and disabilities are already using technology to communicate with the outside world, help with everyday activities, and to keep track of daily responsibilities.

Assistive technology is revolutionizing life for people with special needs, so it should be no surprise that it can help improve socialization for adults both young and old.

She is pursuing a doctorate in educational leadership, policy and law at Alabama State University.

Mentally challenged adults are clinically referred to as mentally retarded adults.Many times I have gone to the theater (5x movies a week) and never seen such a movie as this one.I saw an advanced screening of the movie and I also got to see it last weekend. It is just a heart warming story that got to me by a lot and has changed my life.When Carla Tate, now a young woman, is 'graduated' out of the training school where she has resided for many years because she is mentally challenged, her hope is that she will be accepted for all that she can now do for herself.But Carla's family is wealthy which permits her mother, already blinded to her daughter's rather high-functioning abilities, to try and provide for Carla beyond her needs or desires, bringing forth the inevitable confrontations...Disability activists objected to the title, attacked the programme in advance as a freak show, and condemned the posters for implying that none of those featured could ever be loved.