A Path from Paralysis to Empowering Others

Joanna Adams, a physician assistant based in Portland, specializes in aiding recovery from traumatic health conditions including spinal cord injury.

Dec 4, 2023
Ben Mattlin in his home office
10 Tips For Working From Home
by Ben Mattlin

A funny thing happened on the way to avoiding Covid: More and more people started working from home. For many disabled folks, the only question was, w

Oct 6, 2021
2021 Paralympics Coverage is Easier to Find Than Ever
By Stephanie Lollino

In a world that is far different than it was just five years ago, the 2021 Paralympics in Tokyo is off to a successful start. This year’s Internatio

Aug 24, 2021
Coping with Covid-19 and SCI

We asked our private Facebook group of more than 4,000 members to tell us how they’re coping during the pandemic. Here are some of their favorite st

Aug 10, 2020
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Unlock the Mysteries of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) – – Understanding Your Disability Rights is Only a Few Clicks Away

The ADA prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas that are open to the general public.

Aug 28, 2018
CVS Opening Mock Stores To Train People With Disabilities

CVS is ramping up its efforts to hire people with disabilities with new mock stores designed to help train employees.

Nov 28, 2017
Accenture, EY, Google, Microsoft And Other Leaders Find Great Value In Employees With Disabilities

Most individuals with disabilities encounter barriers that prevent them from obtaining employment in roles for which they are fully qualified.

Nov 6, 2017
Employers Miss Opportunities for Workers with Disabilities

Most employers often overlook recruiting and training practices that could expand employment opportunities according to a national survey.

Oct 10, 2017
Americans with Disabilities Still Can’t Land Jobs

CBS Market Watch took a detailed look at the complex factors that are contributing to the low employment rate among people with disabilities.

Jul 27, 2017
Quiz Answer – It’s an Adaptive Computer Keyboard!

The OrbiTouch Keyless Keyboard is an adapted computer keyboard and mouse that requires no finger or wrist motion to operate.

Jan 24, 2017
Dr. Lawrence C. Vogel is Co-Editor of a New Book on Pediatric SCI

Children with SCI need specialized care throughout their childhood and teenage years. This is an important new resource for pediatricians.

Oct 1, 2015
Paralyzed Officer Retails Applesauce

Jim Mullen, a City of Chicago police officer paralyzed in the line of duty, has created a business selling his mother's famous applesauce.

Jul 31, 2015