mental disorder

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The downtown Little Rock nonprofit is a transitional living residence for homeless women, 18 or older, treated for mental, physical or emotional disability.
And in addition to physical and financial disability, patients suffer emotional disability," she added.
For instance, a student with an emotional disability may require participating in athletics to develop a positive self-image and acquire social and emotional skills.
The spots are part of Governor Charlie Crist's "Explore Adoption" initiative, a statewide public awareness campaign aimed at finding permanent homes for children who often wait the longest -- those who are older than age 8, African American, part of a sibling group or have a physical or emotional disability.
Most are defined by the state as "special needs" children: They are in sibling groups, are older than age 5, are minorities or have a physical, mental or emotional disability.