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Can having cerebral palsy affect a mans ability to get an education and maintain a job?
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
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In brief: Not if mild
Cerebral palsy if mild should not affect a person's ability to work or get an education.
Even if the motor handicap is significant, , if cognitive skills are intact, limitation of indipendent ambulation should not interfere.

In brief: Not if mild
Cerebral palsy if mild should not affect a person's ability to work or get an education.
Even if the motor handicap is significant, , if cognitive skills are intact, limitation of indipendent ambulation should not interfere.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Hank Chambers
Orthopedic Surgery - Pediatric
In brief: Yes, sometimes
Fortunately there are many avenues to obtaining an education for people with cerebral palsy.
The public school system, although sometimes difficult, can provide a great eduction. Many colleges and vocational schools also support people with cp. The job situation is not that great for everyone, but worse for someone with a disability. It depends on your level of cp, but more on your desires.

In brief: Yes, sometimes
Fortunately there are many avenues to obtaining an education for people with cerebral palsy.
The public school system, although sometimes difficult, can provide a great eduction. Many colleges and vocational schools also support people with cp. The job situation is not that great for everyone, but worse for someone with a disability. It depends on your level of cp, but more on your desires.
Dr. Hank Chambers
Dr. Hank Chambers
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