The first time someone with PMLD has presented on the TED stage?


Last year myself and Chloe Salfield a young woman with PMLD co-presented a TEDx talk on the topic of inclusion. We did this as equal partners on stage - possibly the first time someone with PMLD has taken the TED stage.

You can watch what we shared here:


I wonder if you have read Bruno Bettelheim’s ‘Laziness of the Heart’ … he shared your sentiments.


I HAVE !!! I quote him all the time … I would love to run seminars like his … Dreenagh