Dialogue on Disability

Billy McLaughlin: Starry Night with Orchestra Nova

Thu, 01/10/2013 - 10:00pm

Guitarist and composer, Billy McLaughlin returns to the stage after one of the most remarkable medical and musical comebacks in history. 

Different Is the New Normal

Thu, 01/10/2013 - 8:00pm

Different Is the New Normal reveals an acutely personal first-hand account of Tourette’s through the eyes of Ariel Small.

Global Voices: Acrobat

Tue, 01/08/2013 - 7:00pm

Fabrice Champion was a world-renowned circus performer until he collided in mid-air with another trapeze artist and was rendered quadriplegic.

Reachout Radio presents audio from

The Foundation Fighting Blindness’ Visions 2011 Conference

As part of this outreach initiative, Reachout Radio presents audio from sessions at the Foundation Fighting Blindness' Visions 2011 Conference.

Special PBS KIDS' Shows

Mon, 01/07/2013 - 2:30pm

As part of this outreach initiative, WXXI presents a variety of children's programs that deal with disability issues.

Second Opinion: Autism 1-Hour Special

Fri, 01/11/2013 - 10:00pm

Many people are unaware of the full spectrum of autism disorders.

The Wild Child

Thu, 01/12/2012 - 9:00pm

What is it like to have a mind you can't control? For three young people diagnosed with bipolar disorder, it's a brave journey into uncharted medical and emotional territory.

Right to Risk: A 15-Day Journey Through Arizona's Grand Canyon on WXXI-TV

Tue, 01/10/2012 - 8:00pm

This one-hour documentary chronicles a 15-day, 225-mile whitewater rafting adventure through Grand Canyon by eight individuals with disabilities.

Original Minds on WXXI-TV

Mon, 01/09/2012 - 9:00pm

Five teenagers stigmatized by being in Special Ed. struggle to articulate how their brains work, and discover that they are smarter than they thought.

Fade to Dark: The Age Of Alzheimer’s

Sun, 01/08/2012 - 9:00pm

Alzheimer’s is the incurable disease that destroys memory, speech and function. Scientists say the number of Americans with Alzheimer's may triple by the year 2050.

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