Relevant Films and Sources


Relevant Films: Disability

  • Iris
  • Fifty First Dates
  • The Other Sister
  • Rain Man
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • The Theory of Everything
  • Frida 


Relevant Sources

  • Dunn, D. S., & Burcaw, S. (2013). Disability identity: Exploring narrative accounts of disability. Rehabilitation Psychology58(2), 148–157.
  • Olkin, R. (2012). What psychotherapists should know about disability. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  • Riddell, S., & Watson, N. (Eds.). (2014). Disability, culture and identity. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Smart, J. F., & Smart, D. W. (2006). Models of disability: Implications for the counseling profession. Journal of Counseling & Development84(1), 29–40.
  • Thomas, V., & Ray, K. (2006). Counseling exceptional individuals and their families: A systems perspective. Professional School Counseling10(1), 58–65.