The ambiguity regarding an employer's obligations to make "reasonable accommodation" for mental impairments
takes up seven pages of EEOC analysis.
* To the best of the physician's knowledge, the specific period during which the taxpayer was prevented by such physical or mental impairment
from managing his or her financial affairs; and
discrimination claim where the employer has failed to make reasonable adjustments to facilitate an employee with a mental impairment
from remaining in, or returning to, the workplace.
According to the EEOC, a mental impairment
is "[a]ny mental or psychological disorder, such as emotional or mental illness." Examples include: major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders (including panic, obsessive compulsive, and post-traumatic stress disorders), schizophrenia, and personality disorders.
Maternal iodine deficiency is the leading cause of preventable mental impairment
worldwide, and there is evidence that even a mild deficiency can reduce a child's IQ by two or three points.
One billion people, or 15% of the world's population, experience some form of physical or mental impairment
with its prevalence being higher in developing countries.
"Each belt Salem gets is a victory not only for himself but for people with mental impairment
everywhere, proving that determination pays off," said Salem's mother Maryna.
, decreased physical activity, and endocrine pathology all contribute to this issue.
which mental impairment
can be dealt with before the law.
To decide if something is a disability, you need to check: | Is it a physical or mental impairment
? | Is it automatically a disability under the act?
Children who survive poisoning are often left with mental impairment
and behavioral disorders.
The responses he received made it clear that most people don't know about transsexuality--and his book considers the nature of the beast in chapter that cover everything from sexual intimacy and how transsexuality is reflected in the law to contentions that transsexuality is a mental impairment
. From how testosterone can change physical features to the grief transition causes to others, this is a wide-ranging survey that's a recommendation for any who would begin to understand transsexuality in all its social, psychological, legal and physical ramifications.