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Op Eds / Articles Published

Published by: PennLive (The Patriot News)
‘Me Before You’ is ‘sending the wrong message’ about disabilities, according to Pa. rights organizations
Published on: June 8, 2016

Published by: PennLive (The Patriot News)
Thought Balloons Raise Awareness of People with Disabilities

Published by: The Sentinel (Cumberlink) Provocative Campaign Targets Disability Stigma
Published on: April 6, 2016

Published by: Lancaster Newspaper (Lancaster New Era and Intelligencer Journal)
Think About It

Published by: Penn Live, The Patriot News Central PA
Titled: Support Public Welfare Name Change
Published on: March 26, 2013
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Published by: Public Opinion Online Op-Ed
Titled: Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Name is Prejudicial
Published on: March 20, 2013

Published by: Patriot-News Op-Ed
Titled: Awareness of disabilities is just the first step
Published on: January 16, 2013
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Television

May 27, 2016: ABC News (national)
Pennsylvania Campaign Seeks to End Stigma Around Disabilities Through Provocative Signs

May 20, 2016: Good Day PA!
The Fight to Eliminate Stigmas

April 6, 2016: ABC 27
‘What are you thinking?’ Provocative Campaign Targets Disability Stigma

April 6, 2016: FOX 43 News
The Stigma Campaign Get People Talking About Disabilities

On January 17, 2013 Lynn Keltz addressed stigma against people with mental illness on WITF TV’s Smart Talk, Guns and the Mentally Illl.

Radio

June 1, 2016: NPR-Philadelpia
New Ad Campaign Jolts Passer-By Into Thinking About Disabilities

Website

May 24, 2016: The Mighty
Pennsylvania’s ‘Let’s Think Again’ Campaign Calls Out Disability Stigma

Articles / Comments Distributed

January 2014: After losing his legs to disease, Deven Jackson, 9, is determined to walk again

October 2013: Unintended victims of lagging job market

July 2013: Pennsylvania House Calls for Disabilities Act Awareness Commemoration of July 26, 1990 Passage of Federal Act

May 2013: Mental Health Awareness Month in the Wake of Sandy Hook and Boston

April 2013: What Autism Can Teach Everyone About Acceptance and Inclusion

January 29, 2013: Invitation to a Dialogue: Forcing Treatment

Other articles related to stigma

The Sentinel - January 17, 2013
Advocates wary of associating mental health with violence