Ouch BBC Podcasts cover a wide range of issues including portrayal.
The article of Disability in the Media.
A summary by Media Smarts of Common Portrayals of Persons with Disabilities in Canada.
A slideshow covering a range of stereotyped images propagated by the media. See it here.
Article by Jenny Morris depicting the stark change in public and political attitudes to disability between 1992 and today.
A concise overview by Lucy Wood. http://www.disabilityplanet.co.uk/critical-analysis.html
See this useful explanation including language on Inclusion London website The Social Model of Disability
Three short TV adverts on how to respect disabled people. Form a good talking point for discussion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6wG_p7nc3wk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vE2HgtoOE7g https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX84nJoP4zc