Thomas Harford

Monthly Archives: March 2020

Dr. Thomas Harford

Dr. Thomas Harford of Columbia Talks About Teaching Your Child About the Disabled

Not many people are aware that in 1987, U.S. President Ronald Regan proclaimed the month of March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month*. With more and more disabled individuals merging into society throughout the 70s and 80s, Regan believed the public needed more recognition, knowledge, and understanding to help disabled individuals adapt in their new roles. […]