This presentation will provide guidance on the topic of disability language and etiquette. The
goal of the training is to assist attendees in feeling more comfortable interacting with individuals
with disabilities. This presentation will discuss People First Language, will address respectful
language with regard to specific disabilities, and will offer examples throughout. The
presentation will include a 10-minute group activity and is intended to be heavily interactive. The
speakers will encourage questions and comments throughout the presentation. This disability
language and etiquette curriculum is potentially beneficial for attendees from all sectors.
**This session qualifies as Elective Credit for the ADA Coordinators Certification Training Program (ACTCP)