New this month to the American Trauma Society’s Trauma Survivors Network
NextSteps Online is now enrolling!
Classes are starting October 30, 2014. The NextSteps program is based on the principles of self-management. The self-management approach to health recognizes that YOU play the most important role in your recovery.
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(01/17/14) Last night, Congress voted to approve a $1.1 trillion spending bill. Some government programs will see their budgets increase for the first time since the sequester. However, many view the bill, which was tightly negotiated between House ...read more
My injury occurred in March 1994. I went for a mountain bike ride on some local trails. At one point I went down a short steep hill, hit some mud, and was thrown over the handlebars. I landed on my head, felt a huge snap, and by the time that I stopped rolling I realized that I had lost all movement and feeling from my upper chest down. I was alone, frightened and it was late in the evening. Fortunately, just before it got dark two riders found me ...read moreView more survivor stories