Ableism and unconscious bias in the care system

Ainslee Hooper — Ainslee Hooper Consulting

Recently ableism in the care system has made the headlines in Australia thanks to a Royal Commission. A Queensland woman told of the ableism she witnessed when her son was in the hospital. You can read more about it here: https://www.sbs.com.au/news/unconscious-bias-in-disability-care. Reading this article got me thinking about similar things that have been said to me as a person with a disability by those…