Asked in Needs a Topic
Needs a Topic
What are the statistics on how many rapes on mentally challenged people happen a year?
Asked in Movies
Did they really use mentally challenged people in the movie the ringer?
Yes, some of the actors in the movie The Ringer were mentally challenged or another form of disability such as Down Syndrome. ...
Asked in Mental Health
Are people with Tourette Syndrome also mentally challenged?
No. Tourette's is a disease. Although it is a mental illness, it has nothing to do with mental retardation. ...
How are mentally retarded people treated today in America?
Greater strides have been taken to involve mentally challenged children and adults with others who are not mentally challenged. They are also more accepted into 'special' sports and given challenges and it seems to be working in leaps and bounds. It's getting better every day and much less stigmatism is attached to a mentally challenged child or adult. ...
Asked in Friendship
Can you be mentally challenged and not know it?
Yes, some people can be mentally challenged and not know it and some do know they may be 'slow' and have their limitation. Just because someone may call another 'retarded' or 'stupid' does not necessarily mean it is true. ...
Why did Hitler kill mentally challenged people and gay people?
Because they were "impure". They clouded the perfect Aryan bloodline that he sought. ...
Asked in Health
What are disabled children called now?
Disabled Physically challenged (if physically disabled) Mentally challenged (if mentally challenged) Special Or even better: Children Why should you treat someone differently or call them any differently just because they are disabled? They are still children, disabled or not. Societies need to "label" people is getting out of hand. ...
What is correct term for retarded people?
The term "retarded" has many negative connotations thus resulting in a constant change for political correctness. "Mentally handicapped" and "mentally challenged" are two substitutes for the term. ...
Asked in To Kill a Mockingbird
In to kill a mockingbird why do people dislike the Radleys?
It is because they never left the house. The soon was said to be crazy. He i think is just mentally challenged. ...
Asked in Adolf Hitler
How was Adolf Hitler attitude towards the handicapped?
Hitler killed them. The mentality challenged and disabled were murdered by the regime. In fact, they experimented with various means of killing people by going to mental hospitals that housed the disabled and mentally challenged and killing them. ...
Asked in Mental Health, History, Decade - 1930s
How were the mentally challenged people treated during the 1930?
People in the 1930's that had any kind of mental illness, were considered lunatics. They were usually taken away from society and locked away. ...