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Connecting Online for People With Limb Loss

Last updated 03/2012 - Support from a local amputee group is not always available. The following are online communication resources for amputees, caregivers, friends and family members of amputees who ...continue.

Coping With Aging and Amputation

Senior Step – Volume 1, 2004 - by Omal Bani Saberi, LCSW, CCHT - “To grow old is to pass from passion to compassion.” – Albert Camus We all get ...continue.

COVID-19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community: Emotional Well-Being

Created 7/2020 - We understand that this is a difficult time for us all. Below, please find some tips and resources to ensure your mental and emotional well-being during this ...continue.

COVID-19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community: Telehealth

Created 07/2020 - We realize that many of you are experiencing apprehension in going to routine healthcare visits. Some offices may even be closed currently. Telehealth is defined as the ...continue.

COVID-19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community: Wheelchair or Other Assistive Technology Users

Created 07/2020 - In addition to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, users of wheelchairs or other types of assistive technology have unique precautions to take ...continue.

COVID‐19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community

Created 7/2020 - We have made changes to prepare and protect our volunteers, staff, and community. Serving our community and ensuring the well-being of our team is at the forefront ...continue.

COVID‐19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community: Engagement in Peer Support Activities

Created 07/2020 - We have made changes in order to prepare and protect our volunteers, staff, and community. Serving our community and ensuring the well-being of our team is at ...continue.

COVID‐19 Guidance for the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community: Helping Children and Families Cope

Created 7/2020 - We realize that with social distancing and “shelter in place” orders, we have all had to adapt to our new normal. This “normal” includes school closures and ...continue.

Dealing With Grief and Depression

Senior Step – Volume 1, 2004 - by Omal Bani Saberi, LCSW, CCHT - When a part of our body is lost, we experience a grieving process that is not ...continue.

Disabilities and Accommodations in Higher Education

Created 03/2020 Introduction Prospective college students with disabilities will find that many campuses are equipped with offices and services that address accessibility, accommodation, and assistive technology for a diverse range ...continue.

Disaster Recovery

Updated 07/2019 When a catastrophe like a major hurricane happens, your world can be turned upside down. During these tough times, it may be difficult to know who to trust ...continue.

Do You Know Your K-Level?

Volume 23, Issue 5 September/October 2013 - An interview with Interim President & CEO Sue Stout about the importance of amputees knowing their K-levels - inMotion | What is a ...continue.

Do’s and Don’ts of a Legislative Visit

Last updated 2008 - Know your legislator, his or her political party, committee assignments, the district, the voting record, and any known position or public statement on Amputee Coalition issues. ...continue.

Emotional Recovery: The Long and Winding Road

Created 02/2015 - RECOVERY: Return to a normal condition. RECOVERY FROM LIMB LOSS: A new normal. People respond differently to the loss of a limb. How an individual responds might ...continue.

Employment Resources

Updated 5/2020 - There are several programs and organizations available to assist individuals with disabilities in job training, résumé writing and employment searches. Some organizations also provide information about on-the-job ...continue.