New Issue of Shepherd Center Magazine Offers Advice on How to Find – or Make – the Perfect Accessible Home for You
The spring 2016 issue of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download as a PDF file here. Subscribers to the print version will receive copies via postal mail in the coming days.
From ramps to roll-in showers, this edition's cover story features former patients, families and design experts offering tips and advice on how to make your home work for you.
The features section includes these stories among inspiring patient profiles, event updates, honorariums and memorials.
FDA Clears Indego Assisted Walking Device for Some People with Paralysis
State of the art device tested at Shepherd Center allows people with spinal cord injury to stand and walk.
Music as Therapy
Shepherd Center therapist uses music to help her client rediscover his voice.
SHARE Military Initiative Life Coach Extends a Lifeline
New life coach provides program graduates with a safety net when they transition home.
Dedication, Innovation and Hard Work Contribute to Success of Recreation Therapy Program
Shepherd Center program shows patients they still have a lot living to do.
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Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 743 inpatients, 277 day program patients and more than 7,161 outpatients each year in more than 46,000 visits.