Media coverage

We would like to thank Dave for the real and timely experiences he shared with the TeleProgram participants. The presentation "Workplace Communication for People with Disabilities" was tailored, specific, and relevant to young adults gaining confidence for working and living independently.

Sharon Sellet, TeleProgram Director Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati

The following articles discuss Dave Carl and the success of his book, Super Cyclist.

  • Richland author shares much with 'Super Cyclist' hero

    RICHLAND -- Richland author Dave Carl isn't a superhero. But he shares some characteristics with John, the hero of his book, Super Cyclist.

    In the children's book, John, a boy who uses a wheelchair, is told by his peers that he can't be a crime fighter. But instead of giving up, the boy works hard to follow his dreams with the help of a three-wheeled bicycle powered by his hands to fight crime as a superhero.


  • Workplace Communication Tips for People Living with Mental Illness

    A theme that came up in our Identity Survey—open Jan. 26-Feb. 15, 2011—was the desire to improve communication with others, particularly in a work setting. Dave Carl is a social worker and writer who helps people living with disabilities learn job skills and enter the workforce for what is often the first time.