1601 Unit 1 Research Paper

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According to Charles Zastrow, back on history it was difficult to meet the needs of people with cognitive disability. Furthermore, people with mental illness were seen as they were possess by the demons in which people use exorcism to cure the illness. The lack of knowledge people used cruel punishment to cure people with mental health problems. In 1601 the Poor Law give financial support to poor people who were unemployed but also those with disability. These was the first attempt to help people with disability. Zastrow claims that, during the 19th century the first program to help people with disability was develop in United States. The rehabilitative services provided for persons with mental and physical problems are “vocational evaluation,

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