American Sign Language Makes Debut in CDC Scientific Journal
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Posted on March 22, 2011 in Advocacy, Perspective, Physical Health | Short Link

Thanks to a group of deaf and hearing Rochester, N.Y., pioneers, a medical journal for the first time has served up a scientific article online with a new twist: an accompanying web video in American Sign Language (ASL), produced by the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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Mental Illness in the Deaf Community
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Posted on October 3, 2010 in Perspective | Short Link

Like any group, the deaf community is affected by mental illness. Compared with the mainstream population, however, deaf people often face extra challenges when seeking treatment. NAMI talked with psychologist Robert Pollard, Ph.D. professor of psychiatry at the University of Rochester and director of the Deaf Wellness Center, to learn more about the past, present and future of mental health care for deaf people.

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Let Peace Begin with Me
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Posted on August 15, 2010 in Perspective | Short Link

The Perspectives section was added to give viewers an opportunity to post opinions, important papers and life perspectives. Articles are subject to review by the HealthBridges editorial committee.

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Alyson’s Perspective
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Posted on November 19, 2009 in Perspective | Short Link

A website visitor from Maryland

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