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June
22,
2020
| 02:48 PM America/New_York
By Aric Fine, dad and former Shepherd Center patient I became a dad for the first time in 1996. I was 13 years post-injury, a college
June
17,
2020
| 03:16 PM America/New_York
In the town of Marshville, North Carolina lies a 90-acre plot of land that has been in Eddie Williams’ family for generations. Eddie and
May
21,
2020
| 04:05 PM America/New_York
It was December 4, 2018, in western Afghanistan’s Farah Province. An hour had passed since heavy Taliban fire had pinned down the lead
April
23,
2020
| 02:08 PM America/New_York
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, in collaboration with Shepherd Center, recently published “Restoring Hope: Preparing for
April
14,
2020
| 05:04 PM America/New_York
April is Occupational Therapy (OT) Month. We want to take this opportunity to recognize and celebrate all of Shepherd Center's top-tier
April
13,
2020
| 11:37 PM America/New_York
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Atlanta-based Colgate Mattress has shifted the focus of a portion of its factory employees from
April
13,
2020
| 03:21 PM America/New_York
The spring 2020 issue of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download as a PDF file here. Subscribers to the
April
13,
2020
| 03:11 PM America/New_York
Everyone, it seems, has a story about how they first met James Shepherd.  Maybe they grew up together in Atlanta or were classmates at
April
12,
2020
| 06:19 PM America/New_York
In May 2016, Anne Nelson, now 23, of Madison, Alabama, had just finished her freshman year at Auburn University pursuing a Bachelor of
April
09,
2020
| 07:27 PM America/New_York
By Emma Harrington Shepherd Center Director of Injury Prevention and Education Social distancing related to the COVID-19 pandemic is
April
05,
2020
| 07:59 PM America/New_York
With the expected significant increase in COVID-19 cases in Georgia and the U.S. in the next several weeks, Shepherd Center had to make a