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Negotiating “Impossible” Terrains after Amputation

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of joining a very inspiring bunch of people who just happened to be   amputees at the second annual Teen Ranch Amputee Camp. The idea of the camp is to provide contacts, information, support, confidence and friendship to teenage amputees and their families.  One of the ways in [...]

Amputee Coach Fun After The Photo Shoot May 2009

Amputee Education Forum Brisbane June 2010

Here’s what amputee and prosthetic leg user – Elwyn Schubert – said about the QALS Amputee Education day.  Here’s been an amputee for more than 60 years and he’s still learning. Check out what Elwyn had to say below:  

The Amputee Coach Book

In November 2008, we first had the idea of writing a book to help amputees.  We felt that there was a lack of information out there for people who experience amputation and that a book which highlights not only the physical component of health after amputation but also the mental and emotional component was important. [...]