Author Archives: Amy Alexander

One of Life’s Essentials

Feeling lack of patience?  For your kids, for the guy driving slow in front of you, for your partner, for yourself?  Is it bad enough to make you feel frustrated and even sad? Maybe have another look at what truly takes patience, and you might find you have a little[…] Read More →

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The Devil Of Doubt

If you catch yourself eating some doubt, spit it right out!

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Opportunities Earned From A Hospital Hiatus

If you find yourself in challenging circumstances, find an opportunity in it.  They are there, and it’s important you find them.  If all you can see is the negative, you may not recognize an opportunity if it plopped on your lap under the most fabulous circumstances.  An opportunity is an[…] Read More →

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Remember Who’s Important

When you think of giving, you automatically think it’s a good thing, right?  I know I did. Until I had the opportunity to do some soul searching and realize when giving can be harmful to the last person you’d expect… Yourself. Check out the video below and see what you[…] Read More →

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Teachers, Children & Inclusion

I recently had the privilege of  speaking with teachers and other faculty and staff at my high school  alma mater. (Webster’s claim’s alma mater is only used at the university level as a sign of prestige, but my former high school deserves it!) For as long as I can remember,[…] Read More →

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The Road to Confidence

Are you interested in self help,  but find it confusing? All of the different self help terms.  Confidence, self improvement, self image, self esteem, self confidence, personal development, personal growth. Are they really any different at all? They are different, I promise.  And they come to us in a certain[…] Read More →

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Dating & Disability…Soooo Scary…Not!

The dating world can be a scary place. Dating with a disability you may think a terrifying place. A thousand questions could be streaming through your mind when asked out on a date. Should you share any special needs you have? If so, when?  Right up front, or could that be too[…] Read More →

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Successful Book Signing!

Nothing is as humbly exhilarating than sharing my mission with others in person, particularly one-on-one.  If I am speaking to an audience of hundreds, it doesn’t feel harder to get my mission across, it’s just harder to see and feel the reaction of each and every person in the room.[…] Read More →

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The Tide Is Turning

Over the last decade, I’ve really seen a change in society’s attitude towards folks living with disabilities. In a good way. In both urban and rural communities, I have seen restaurants with sections where tables are designed particularly for folks with disabilities, stores with lowered counters so someone in a[…] Read More →

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Let’s Get To Know You!

Get to know your fellow Able Social Networkers at a webinar meet and greet on November 15th at 7pm EST!   Watch the video below to learn how you can really be a part of the conversation. We want to know what you would like to discuss throughout the webinar.

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