Adapting to a visual disability: It develops grit

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2017
TITLE AUTHOR(S): N.Bohler-Muller
KEYWORDS: DISABILITY, VISUAL CHALLENGES
DEPARTMENT: Management Support (DED:CE), Management Support (BDE), Management Support (DCEO:OE), Management Support (HR), Management Support (IT), Management Support (LS), Management Support (IS), Management Support (RT), Management Support (IC), Management Support (SD), Management Support (PTA Caf), Management Support (OPS : Fac), Management Support (OPS: Build), Management Support (DCEO: Man), Management Support (Protect)
Web link: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/review/hsrc-review-oct-dec-2018/adapting-to-visual-disability
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 10351

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Abstract

Some disabilities are not that apparent, such as poor eyesight. Prof. Narnia Bohler-Muller, an executive director in the HSRC, has a visual impairment caused by a genetic condition, but learning to cope with it contributed to her success in life.