Attitudes Towards Disabled Children: A Literature review

Authors: Dr. Shende Mahendra L,Dr. Phalke Vaishali D VIMS Health Sci Journal: 2016,3(4):181-187| Abstract: Over the last 60 years, India has evolved into an important player in the international arena. Despite such progress, 25% of the population lives below the poverty line, 40% of the population is illiterate and approximately 70% of the population live in rural areas and lack access to adequate medical care and support services. Loss of hope for the ‘perfect child’ causes grief, and over time the feeling is heightened by loneliness, isolation, and exhaustion. Parents frequently over-prot...
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