Causal Relationships Between Poverty and Disability

  title={Causal Relationships Between Poverty and Disability},
  author={Daniel C. Lustig and David R Strauser},
  journal={Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin},
  pages={194 - 202}
Although research suggests why disability may cause poverty, it is not well understood why poverty may cause disability. This article presents the Poverty Disability Model, which includes four groups of factors that increase the risk that poverty will cause disability and chronic health problems. Rehabilitation interventions and counselor implications derived from the model are presented in addition to research. 

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