Ubiquitous Yet Unique

  title={Ubiquitous Yet Unique},
  author={Yoshitaka Iwasaki and Jennifer B. Mactavish},
  journal={Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin},
  pages={194 - 208}
This exploratory study was grounded in a qualitative framework and used a focus group method to examine the meanings that individuals with disabilities (e.g., permanent mobility impairments, sensory impairments) attach to their experiences of stress, as well as major sources or causes of stress in these individuals' lives. Overall, the data showed that stress is an inherent and central part of everyday life for individuals with disabilities. The meanings attached to stress emphasized the… Expand

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