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Disability Communication: Etiquette and Communication Methods Document List

Summary: Our library below features 97 published articles, research papers, and documents from the Disabled World Disability Communication category. Although some of these documents may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created. You can also receive our latest communications as soon as they are released by subscribing to our Disability Communication RSS feed.

Disability Communication Publications

The Four Types of Social Media Use: What Your Likes and Posts Say About You
The way we use social media can be grouped into four broad categories, each of which is associated with a cluster of specific personality and behavioral traits.
Publish Date: 2023-06-08 - Updated: 2023-09-10

Text to 911 Emergency SMS Communication
Text-to-911 enables emergency call takers to receive text messages if you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired.
Publish Date: 2022-10-18

Adam Lanceley: Sweeter Than Honey Album
Sweeter Than Honey, an album by Adam Lanceley, incorporates elements of pop, classic rock, blues, and ballads.
Publish Date: 2022-05-02

Baluji Shrivastav Inspiring Tale to Encourage Musicians
Baluji Shrivastav OBE has spent nearly all of his life challenging the stereotypes around the blind as one of the industry's leading and most respected musicians.
Publish Date: 2022-03-28 - Updated: 2022-05-18

Psychosocial Speech Disability (Stuttering): Transforming Ourselves and Society
A psychosocial disability arises when people who stutter interact in a social environment that presents barriers to their equality with others.
Publish Date: 2021-06-14 - Updated: 2023-09-13

Fully-Remote Amateur Radio Licensing Exam Administration
JD Delancy (W1JD) provides information regarding fully remote amateur (ham) radio license exam testing via the Internet.
Publish Date: 2021-05-28

Gona Rubian Ranesa: Reynols New Studio Album
New music studio album Gona Rubian Ranesa by Reynols, one of the longest running inclusive rock bands led by Down Syndrome drummer/singer Miguel Tomasín.
Publish Date: 2020-11-11

Scott Robertson - H.O.W. (Hell On Wheels) - Signs Agreement with Mirror Image Entertainment Inc.
Scott Robertson, professionally known as H.O.W. (Hell on Wheels), signs recording artist agreement with Atlanta Georgia based record company Mirror Image Entertainment Inc..
Publish Date: 2020-05-22 - Updated: 2020-06-04

Conductology: Irish Breakthrough Brings Hope to Kids with Disabilities
Shaun Healy, the first person with severe intellectual disabilities to conduct an orchestra, invented Conductology, a new gesture language for music.
Publish Date: 2020-03-23 - Updated: 2021-02-09

I Can't See You - Can You See Me?
Daniel Williams challenges the lack of profile and visibility in the media and fashion industry for people living with visual impairment.
Publish Date: 2020-02-22 - Updated: 2023-09-12

Down Syndrome Drummer Led Band REYNOLS Announces Minecxio Emanations 1993-2018
Minecxio Emanations 1993-2018 - features Reynols rock trio Roberto Conlazo, Alan Courtis, Miguel Tomasin, a drummer with Down's Syndrome. Set contains 52 audio tracks, 90 mins of video, extensive liner notes and visuals.
Publish Date: 2019-02-01 - Updated: 2020-11-11

Instant Messengers for Disability Chat and Communication
Overview and list of online instant messenger (IM) programs that allow you to talk and communicate with friends and family around the world.
Publish Date: 2019-01-01 - Updated: 2022-02-12

Cheap Internet for Disabled, Seniors and Low-Income Americans
List of low cost Internet provider plans for low income Americans including broadband, DSL, high-speed cable, and 3G 4G cell phone wireless internet access.
Publish Date: 2018-10-21 - Updated: 2023-09-15

How to Take Control of Your Facebook
Things you have control over that can help make your Facebook experience better for you.
Publish Date: 2018-04-26 - Updated: 2018-04-29

Our Digital Remains Should be Treated with Same Care and Respect as Physical Remains
Our internet activity, commonly referred to as digital remains, lives on long after we die and should be treated with the same care and respect as physical remains.
Publish Date: 2018-04-17

Smartphone Addiction is More Addiction to Social Interaction
Rather than start regulating the tech companies or the use of these devices, we need to start having a conversation about the appropriate way to use smartphones.
Publish Date: 2018-03-24

Cognition and Emotion Play a Role in Predicting Quality of Children's Friendships
Friendships play an important role in children's psychological and behavioral adjustment, especially during the transition to adolescence.
Publish Date: 2018-02-16

Stuttering: Stop Signals in the Brain Prevent Fluent Speech
Study discovered a hyperactive network in the right frontal part of the brain plays a crucial role in this deficit.
Publish Date: 2017-12-16

Social Networking Helps Keep People Healthy
Research reveals people who feel apprehensive about one-on-one interactions often use online social networks as a form of communication to help regulate emotions during times of need.
Publish Date: 2017-12-12 - Updated: 2023-09-19

Organizations at High Risk from Cyber Attacks - Common Attack Methods Still Successful
Annual EY Global Information Security Survey (GISS) reveals organizations believe cyber threats place them at high risk of attacks.
Publish Date: 2017-11-21

No More Locked Cellphones and Unlocking Fees Thanks to CRTC
CRTC announces individual and small business wireless service customers will have the right to have cellphones and other mobile devices unlocked free of charge upon request, and all newly purchased devices must be provided unlocked.
Publish Date: 2017-06-17

Compensation and Kaabil - What's Wrong in a Name?
By bestowing a blind man with hyperability, Sanjay Gupta-directed Kaabil falls in the long list of works that collectively be called compensatory literature.
Publish Date: 2017-02-05 - Updated: 2021-04-03

Research Reveals Stuttering Related to Brain Circuits That Control Speech Production
Researchers conduct first study of its kind, using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) to look at brain regions in both adults and children who stutter.
Publish Date: 2016-11-23

Justice Department Revises Regulations to Require Closed Movie Captioning and Audio Description for People with Disabilities
Final rule requires movie theaters to have and maintain equipment necessary to provide closed movie captioning and audio description delivered to a movie patrons seat and available only to that person.
Publish Date: 2016-11-22

Basic Personality Types of Human Behavior
Human behavior study reveals 90% of people can be classified into personality types: optimistic, pessimistic, trusting and envious.
Publish Date: 2016-10-14 - Updated: 2020-09-19

FCC Approves Proposal to Utilize Real-time Text to Aid People with Disabilities
Commission moves forward on accessibility proposal to modernize wireless phone compatibility with advanced text communications.
Publish Date: 2016-04-29

Netflix to Add Accessible Audio Descriptions for The Blind
Netflix will make movies and videos accessible by adding audio description for their blind customers.
Publish Date: 2016-04-26 - Updated: 2016-05-07

New Bell Mobile Accessibility Products and Services
Exclusive smartphones, assistive devices, accessibility app and more now available for Bell customers with disabilities.
Publish Date: 2016-03-03 - Updated: 2023-09-17

Do Blind People Characterize Others by Race
What can we learn about that automatic visual processing from people who are unable to see.
Publish Date: 2015-09-15 - Updated: 2020-12-19

Online Church for Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Central Florida congregation launches new option for worshipers - live streaming services interpreted for deaf and hard of hearing.
Publish Date: 2015-07-31 - Updated: 2021-08-07

Phone Scams: What to Watch For
Alerting consumers about ongoing telephone schemes and advising individuals as to how to protect themselves from phone scammers.
Publish Date: 2015-01-06 - Updated: 2020-10-30

PhotoAbility: Disability Inclusive Photos and Images
The commercial stock image library specializes in positive and inclusive images of people with a disability in leisure, lifestyle and travel settings.
Publish Date: 2014-12-18 - Updated: 2020-11-06

Deaf, Deaf-Blind, Hard of Hearing Domestic Violence Survivors Hotline
CSD, ADWAS and the national coalition are committed to ensuring every deaf, deaf-blind and hard of hearing survivor has access to a deaf advocate who is able to communicate with them directly in American Sign Language.
Publish Date: 2014-12-02 - Updated: 2020-11-15

Easter Seals Thrive Program Provides Support for Young Women with Disabilities
Easter Seals is bringing young women with disabilities together through the national expansion of the Thrive program.
Publish Date: 2014-11-18

Music Therapy Can Help Stop Violence In Special Needs Children
Music therapy can help children with ASD or ODD to stop violent behavior and assist with developing cognitive functioning, social skill interaction, and grade point average.
Publish Date: 2014-08-29

SmartVP 2.0 Videophone for Deaf and Hard-of-hearing
Purple Communications announce availability of SmartVP 2.0 videophone designed for people who are deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Publish Date: 2014-08-27 - Updated: 2016-11-09

Court Allows Testimony in Alleging Cell Phone Linked Brain Tumors
Court allows expert testimony in litigation alleging cell phone linked tumors, according to consumers legal team.
Publish Date: 2014-08-08 - Updated: 2014-09-02

To Know What They're Saying People Rely on What They Hear
A study from researchers shows auditory feedback plays an important role in helping us determine what we are saying as we speak.
Publish Date: 2014-05-03 - Updated: 2016-11-20

Lifeline Discounted Monthly Phone Service
Information on The Lifeline Program a U.S. federal program providing support to telecommunications companies for discounts to eligible consumers.
Publish Date: 2013-11-10 - Updated: 2021-08-30

History of Disability: Online Exhibition from National Museum of American History
EveryBody An Artifact History of Disability in America explores themes and events related to history of people with disabilities in the U.S. and offers a new perspective on American history.
Publish Date: 2013-06-26 - Updated: 2015-03-31

DitzAbled Princess: A Comic with a Difference
DitzAbled Princess comic strip encompasses the real-life experiences of a 30-something woman with disabilities.
Publish Date: 2013-05-17 - Updated: 2021-04-24

Audioboo: Social Audio Sharing Site for Visually Impaired
Audioboo allows you to record and upload audio for friends, broadcast, customers, colleagues or the rest of the world to hear.
Publish Date: 2013-05-03

Social Media and Senior Health
Article examines how older adults are now engaging in social media including online social networks, discussion boards, and online forums more frequently.
Publish Date: 2013-04-17 - Updated: 2021-05-04

Vishing: What is it and How To Protect Yourself
Information regarding vishing, the use of voice over IP telephones to collect personal information such as bank accounts birthdays and Social Security numbers.
Publish Date: 2013-04-09 - Updated: 2021-11-27

Obama Phone: Free Cell Phone Truth or Myth
Where can I get an Obama phone or is it a myth? Facts and information regarding the so called ObamaPhone.
Publish Date: 2012-12-03 - Updated: 2020-10-07

Living and Communicating with a Person with a Disability
It is important to recognize that people with new forms of disabilities and family members pass through stages of adjustment from the moment they learn of a person's disability.
Publish Date: 2012-10-08 - Updated: 2021-07-14

Simplifying Wireless Communications for Individuals with Speech Disabilities
Sprint has made it easier for individuals with speech disabilities to initiate calls using a wireless phone.
Publish Date: 2012-05-25 - Updated: 2021-09-08

Telecommunications Relay and Captioned Phone Services
Telecommunications Relay Service gives people with a hearing or speech disability the opportunity to place or receive telephone calls.
Publish Date: 2012-04-07 - Updated: 2021-09-25

Can Twitter Help Save Lives - Cardiac Arrest and Resuscitation Related Tweets
Researchers evaluated cardiac arrest and resuscitation related Tweets and discovered users frequently share information about CPR and automated external defibrillators.
Publish Date: 2011-11-13 - Updated: 2013-02-24

Characterizing Online Cyberbullying - A Struggle for Social Scientists
Cyberbullying is one of a growing number of digital incidents causing scholars to examine and define a new type of seemingly invisible and often anonymous virtual aggression.
Publish Date: 2011-11-12 - Updated: 2013-03-23

Toby's Story - Documentary on Spinal Cord Injury
Tobys Story documentary tells the story of a young musician living with spinal cord injury and how scientists are working to give him back his independence.
Publish Date: 2011-11-01 - Updated: 2013-06-04

Ham Radio Station Connects Retirement Community to World
When Grant Bagley and his wife decided to make the move to a retirement community, he believed he would have to give up ham radio, a lifelong hobby of his.
Publish Date: 2011-09-13 - Updated: 2021-05-28

Tracking Public Health Trends on Twitter
By sifting through the busy flood of banter on Twitter it is possible to track important public health trends worldwide.
Publish Date: 2011-07-06 - Updated: 2022-02-18

Verizon Invests in Nonprofits That Use Technology to Help People With Disability
The Verizon Foundation is committed to improving access to information and services that address the needs of the disability community.
Publish Date: 2011-06-29

New Free Video DVD from St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired
DVD reveals inspiring stories of how the Society and its staff help improve quality of life for people of all ages with its meaningful programs and services.
Publish Date: 2011-06-08

Cell Phones May Increase Testosterone and Reduce Male Fertility
Cell phone use appears to increase level of testosterone in the body but may also lead to low sperm quality and decrease in fertility in men.
Publish Date: 2011-05-19 - Updated: 2022-03-30

Maine Relay Mobile Captions Service
People who are deaf or hard of hearing will be able to read captions on a mobile phone using Voice Carry Over (VCO) technology.
Publish Date: 2011-04-28 - Updated: 2015-01-15

Milestone for Deaf and Hard of Hearing - Purple Communications
Eliminating need for Video Relay Service (VRS) consumers to use different 10 digit phone number for each device used to make or receive VRS calls from.
Publish Date: 2011-04-26

The Pain of Social Rejection
Painful sensory experiences are activated during intense experiences of social rejection.
Publish Date: 2011-03-29

Accessibility - New Frontier for Mobile Technologies
Mobile communications technology intended to benefit persons with disabilities and aging adults can bring considerable benefits to users with or without disabilities.
Publish Date: 2011-03-15

CONTACT Cape-Atlantic Free Daily Phone Checks
The volunteers at CONTACT Cape-Atlantic offer free daily phone calls to say hello and check that all is well.
Publish Date: 2011-01-28 - Updated: 2022-06-20

Cell Phones Help Save Lives
Cell phones can be used to save the lives of mothers in childbirth and improve the care of newborns and children.
Publish Date: 2010-11-07

Facebook Spell Checker For People With Dyslexia
This is the first and only Facebook application directly targeting Facebook users with dyslexia.
Publish Date: 2010-10-29 - Updated: 2017-02-07

Give Your Vision of Society for 2020 - Vision 2020
Vision 2020 launched - In Control has launched a campaign inviting people to give their vision of society for the year 2020.
Publish Date: 2010-10-20

Obama Signs Technology Access Bill 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act
The legislation gives individuals with vision or hearing loss improved access to television programming smart phones Internet and more.
Publish Date: 2010-10-09 - Updated: 2018-09-06

Treatment for Persons with Dysphonia and Voice Problems
Millions of Americans have dysphonia a hoarse or raspy voice that can cause pain when speaking and make it difficult to communicate.
Publish Date: 2010-09-20

Mobile Phone-Donation Program for Seniors
Just5 partnership with ONEgeneration intergenerational care center serves seniors children and their families to implement a mobile phone donation program for residents.
Publish Date: 2010-09-16

Just5 Launches YouTube Challenge to Highlight Phones Capabilities
Challenge encourages Just5 users to demonstrate how they best utilize their phone by posting a short video.
Publish Date: 2010-08-19

New Logo for St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired
St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired Introducing Colorful New Logo to Celebrate 100th Anniversary in 2011.
Publish Date: 2010-08-18

H.R.3101 Bill Information
H.R.3101 is a bill to ensure individuals with a disability have access to Internet Protocol based communication and video programming in the 21st Century.
Publish Date: 2010-07-21 - Updated: 2018-09-06

Accessibility in the Digital Age
Laws must be improved to ensure modern communications technology devices used for Internet communications are accessible.
Publish Date: 2010-07-20 - Updated: 2018-09-06

Creating a Living Will and Power of Attorney - Your Final Say
Examines the benefits of having a living will and granting power of attorney.
Publish Date: 2010-07-16 - Updated: 2014-03-04

Broadband's Impact on Quality-of-Life for Disabled and Aging
Internet broadband impact on lives of senior citizens people with disabilities and small business communities.
Publish Date: 2010-05-10

Enable America's Outreach Via Facebook and Twitter
Social media gave Enable America extra ability to bring its 2010 Disability Employment Forum to those unable to attend the event.
Publish Date: 2010-02-28

TV Auditions, Winnings and Jobs for Disabled and Non-disabled Youth and Adult Artists
Corporation for Artistic Development to give various prizes monthly to artists you vote for on K.E.Y.S. Kids TV Show.
Publish Date: 2010-02-25

AT&T Convenes Advisory Panel on Access and Aging
AT&T dedication in product and service to keep seniors and the disability community connected.
Publish Date: 2010-02-04 - Updated: 2018-09-06

Dr. Oz TV Show to Feature Carnie Wilson Weight Loss Intervention
Coming guests to The Dr. Oz Show include Carnie Wilson Weight Loss Intervention a countdown for better health.
Publish Date: 2010-02-02

TV Fox - Watch Free TV Channels and Programs from Around the World
Free app allows you to select and watch live TV Channels of your choice online through Firefox Browser.
Publish Date: 2010-01-16 - Updated: 2010-11-17

WAMC Radio Highlights Support Available to Minority Students with Disabilities in Science Education
National Effort to Increase the Role of Women with Disabilities in Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics.
Publish Date: 2010-01-05

No Change in Brain Tumor Incidence Since Cell Phone Usage Increased
No substantial change in brain tumor incidence among adults after cell phone usage increased.
Publish Date: 2009-12-03 - Updated: 2023-09-17

Internet Fraud & Phishing Scams: Educate Your Employees
Educating public and employees on Phishing techniques used in e-mails and websites including private and company fraud examples.
Publish Date: 2009-10-09 - Updated: 2015-09-09

New Windows Phones from Microsoft
With a Windows phone people can navigate their phone easily with the touch of a finger and browse the Internet on a mobile browser.
Publish Date: 2009-10-06

40th Anniversary of First Manned Moon Landing and Todays New Frontiers
Frontiers in science and what America must do to ensure that these scientific frontiers are reached.
Publish Date: 2009-07-15 - Updated: 2017-12-24

Send Picture from Computer to Cell Phone
Explains how to send a picture from a computer to a cell phone and from cell phones to computer for viewing.
Publish Date: 2009-05-18 - Updated: 2019-01-16

Cell Phones and Cancer - Fact or Fiction
Cell phones do alter brain activity as they can trigger a degree of molecular movement but nothing to raise cancer concerns.
Publish Date: 2009-04-23 - Updated: 2011-02-20

Connecting a Cell Phone to Computer
Explains how to connect your computer and cell phone allowing you to write long text with your PC keyboard download songs and photos and much more.
Publish Date: 2009-02-07 - Updated: 2011-03-29

Free PC to Cell Phone Text Messaging Online
Explains how to use your computer to send text messages known as text messaging to cell phones for free.
Publish Date: 2009-02-07 - Updated: 2013-06-06

Chat Room Types
A description of various types of online chat rooms including the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2023-09-13

History of AI Chatbots for Chat Rooms
Explains chatbots and where to get chat bots designed to simulate a conversation with a human users via speech or text in a chat room.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2023-01-21

IRC Chat Rooms
IRC or Internet Relay Chat is a multi-user chat network where people all over the world can meet and talk in channels or in private.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2010-06-30

Windows Vista Java Chat Loading Issue
Windows Vista TCP Stack has been re-written this solution corrects issues with Windows Vista and resolves chat room access and slow email program problems.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2009-02-03

Hosted and Non Hosted Chat Rooms for Websites
Advantages and disadvantages of hosted and non hosted chat rooms for your website or blog and where to a chat room.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2010-07-05

List of Texting Shortcuts for FaceBook - SMS - Chat Rooms
Shortcut list of the common acronyms and abbreviations used in chat rooms, SMS messages on cell phones, and instant messengers such as FaceBook messenger.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2019-12-01

What are Shoutboxes Where can I get a Shout Box
List of shoutboxes or mini java based chat systems seen on websites and blogs allowing visitors to leave messages and chat with online users.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2010-06-24

Evolution of Online Communication
Using a computer coupled to the Internet it is possible to IM instant message e-mail and use chat rooms to communicate with friends and family anywhere in the world.
Publish Date: 2009-02-02 - Updated: 2019-02-08

Solutions to Some Common Java Problems
Solutions to Java problems entering chat rooms using Windows Vista XP and Internet Explorer or Firefox Browsers.
Publish Date: 2009-01-03 - Updated: 2023-09-13

List of Disability Newsletters to Subscribe To
A list of newsletters regarding disability issues and news that can be read online or subscribed to via email.
Publish Date: 2009-01-01 - Updated: 2022-02-12

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