Perceptions of Undergraduate College Students toward Individuals with Physical Disabilities

Ashlyn Dent, Grey Prescott, Jordan Wilson, Karyssa Brinkley, Marian Tabi, PhD**, Georgia Southern University, School of Nursing

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Abstract: Research indicates that negative attitudes toward persons with disabilities exist which can result in loneliness and isolation. One way to further research to examine attitudes towards persons with disabilities is to study the perceptions of undergraduate students and the perceptions of persons with disabilities.

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