"Also been published as Women & therapy, volume 14, number 3/4, 1993"--T.p. verso. First published 1993 by the Haworth Press.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Michelle Fine The celebration of the passage of the Americans with disabilities act / Patricia Ranzoni Coming out in voices / Laura Hershey Survival / Lilly Friedman Double bind messages : the effects of attitude towards disability on therapy / Geri Esten, Lynn Willmott The prize : disability, parenthood, and adoption / Jane Zirinsky-Wyatt Women who are visually impaired or blind as psychotherapy clients : a personal and professional perspective / Mary Harsh The common agenda between old women, women with disabilities and all women / Shevy Healey Looking through the mirror of disability : transference and countertransference issues with therapists who are disabled / Alison G. Freeman Women and Physical Distinction : A Review of the Literature and Suggestions for Intervention / Sondra E. Solomon An account of the search of a woman who is verbally impaired for augmentative devices to end her silence / Lisa Fay What we know about women's technology use, avoidance, and abandonment / Marcia J. Scherer An open letter to health and mental health care professionals from a survivor of sexual exploitation / Martha E. Sheldon Sexually abused women with mental retardation : hidden victims, absent resources / Marilyn M. Stromsness Further labeling within the category of disability due to chemical dependency : borderline personality disorder / Gloria J. Hamilton Another strand of our diversity : some thoughts from a feminist therapist with severe chronic illness / Jessica M. Barshay Environmental illness/multiple chemical sensitivities : invisible disabilities / Pamela Reed Gibson Disability in female immigrants with ritually inflicted genital mutilation / Hanny Lightfoot-Klein Found voices : women, disability and cultural transformation / Deborah Lisi Surviving Salem with a movement disorder and several witches' tits / Patricia Ranzoni.