DISABILITY ACCESS: Empowering Tribal Members with Disabilities & Their Families
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Shauna sat on the couch crying. "I'm stupid, and I'm ugly and everyone at school hates me."
Her mother sat down next to her. "You are not stupid. You are not ugly and no one hates you. You were over at Julie's last night. You are supposed to go to Breanna's this weekend. People are calling you on the phone all the time. And you got all B's last semester."
"You just don't understand!" and with that definite statement, Shauna started crying even harder.
A general mood of unhappiness or depression is one type of emotional disorder. Everyone has bad days. Emotional and behavioral disorders continue over a long period of time and have a marked effect on performance.
Ryan, Derrick and Donna each have two little cars they are moving across the floor, making 'vroom vroom' sounds. Ryan says, "Derrick, give me the red one." Derrick holds it tighter, he has had experience with Ryan before, "No, I had it first."
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