Increased emotional awareness of people with disabilities.
“I have opportunities to experience new feelings. I can explore and express how I truly feel. I think about how other people are feeling and how what I do might affect them.”
Increased resilience of people with disabilities.
“I value myself and work to resolve issues in my life. I am resourceful. Having a challenging experience doesn’t stop me from moving forward.”
Reduction in social isolation of people with disabilities.
“I feel connected to other people. I choose who is in my life. I can build and maintain meaningful friendships and relationships.”
Increased self-determination of people with disabilities.
“I know what’s important to me and don’t have to justify it. I am willing to try things out and take risks. I make things happen to lead the life I want.”