Nickie Coby (puppybraille) wrote,
Nickie Coby
puppybraille

The memories are coming! The memories are coming!

I couldn't tell you where this subject is based from, so take it with a grain of salt. I was in intro to Social Work today, and we started talking about policy. Guess what came up?

  • President Hoover's quote
    We cannot extend government over people's lives without it taking mastery of their souls.

  • President Rosevelt's "New Deal" and social Security. We even mentioned the help systems for blind people very briefly.

  • President Johnson's war on poverty.

I can't escape the A.P. History stuff or the CIS History stuff if I try! At least I remembered us talking about most of this stuff.

Now, I'm off to relaxation, which I need. We shall see how it goes. Today we are supposedly doing some walking. I am going to attempt it without the cane, since I will need to go sighted guide and hold onto Julio at the same time, because he struggles with walking in a group. I will probably call my field services manager from
GDB
to ask for suggestions on how to remedy this. I hope everyone's doing well.

Tags: college, disability related, guide dogs, health, relaxation, socialwork
Subscribe

  • Go fly a… Magazine

    This is something I hear my sighted friends complain about, they say "There's nothing I want in here!" Delta airlines likes to send out letters…

  • 2013: A year of changes, challenges and progress

    It's that time of year, the time when everyone writes posts like this, reflects on the year and says what they're going to do differently next year.…

  • It's radical

    Radical acceptance is one of the toughest things I've worked on in DBT. It's hard to look at a situation and say "it is what it is." That always…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments