Season 2020: Able To Raise

"Able to Raise" is a program brought to you by the Disability Rights Center of the Virgin Islands & WTJX Channel 12. Watch as host Amelia Headly Lamont spotlights Adiba Nelson, an author and disability rights & inclusion advocate. You'll get to hear about the day in a life of a single mother raising a daughter who has Cerebral Palsy. You'll also get a chance to hear from a mother of two autistic c

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise: Breaking Down Ableism

Host Amelia LaMont speaks with author and human rights lawyer Haben Girma.

Able To Raise: Breaking Down Ableism

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise: Disparities in Federal Programs

Director of DRCVI, Amelia LaMont, speaks to James Campbell, a Justice Catalyst Fellow.

Able To Raise: Disparities in Federal Programs

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise: Corporal Punishment

Amelia LaMont speaks to the president and vice president of CFVI about corporal punishment

Able To Raise: Corporal Punishment

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise: Postpartum Depression

In this episode, Amelia speaks to Dr. Pooja Lakshmin, a perinatal psychiatrist.

Able To Raise: Postpartum Depression

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise: Creative Writing for Young People

Amelia Headley LaMont speaks with Mr. James and Ms. Loving about their creative writing.

Able To Raise: Creative Writing for Young People

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Able to Raise

Able To Raise

This is a program brought to you by the Disability Rights Center of the V.I and WTJX.

Able To Raise