Glossary

Acronyms

  • ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act
  • ADD: attention-deficit disorder
  • ADHD: attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • AOSE: abstinence-only sex education
  • CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • CNS: central nervous system
  • DS: disability studies
  • FDS: feminist disability studies
  • NIMH: the National Institute of Mental Health
  • POC: person / people of color
  • PWD: person / people with disabilities
  • WGSS: women, gender, and sexuality studies
  • WOC: woman / women of color
  • WWD: woman / women with disabilities

Terms

Coming soon! In the meantime, consult the following publications:

 

 

 

 

Last updated on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017