"Injury, illness, and disability… can be maddeningly complex and frustrating... 'Living Abled and Healthy' will help anyone negotiate this labyrinth and emerge a more complete and whole person."
Larry Dossey, MD (author of 'Reinventing Medicine and One Mind')
"The biggest takeaway… is this: Every new day offers us the chance to recreate ourselves, to stay open to the moment. When we are not who we were, we can become who we will be… We can learn from others who fully embrace life despite what some might see as impossible barriers."
Tara White, RN (American Chronic Pain Association)
"It is 'how many times you get up' that describes the valued life. Resilience, renewal, recovery are all wellsprings of our existence. Dr. Brigham teaches how to muster our self-efficacy when we need it most."
Walter Bortz, MD (author of 'The Roadmap to 100' and 'Next Medicine: The Science and Civics of Health')
"'Living Abled and Healthy' is… intended specifically to encourage injured workers to focus on… being abled and not disabled… The authors provide a major service in bringing together in one place a discussion of all of the issues and tensions surrounding our present-day disability systems.”
Judge Dave Torrey (president, the National Association of Workers’ Compensation Judiciary)
"This essential book provides a greatly needed guide and resource for injured people… a roadmap to avoid the path to disability. It teaches those who are injured how to instead live full, vibrant, abled lives.”
Pamela Warren, PhD (editor of 'Behavioral Health Disability')
"'Living Abled & Healthy'… navigates the reader through important ways of recovering from injury and illness… [and] is a 'must-read' for all those interested in illness, disability, and successful recovery... An invaluable resource...”
Robert J. Gatchel, PhD, ABPP (director, Center of Excellence for the Study of Health and Chronic Illnesses, The University of Texas at Arlington)
"'Living Abled...' is a powerful tool for limiting disability and maximizing recovery, function, and meaning in life."
Lorne Direnfeld, MD (neurologist, HI)
Living Abled & Healthy permits us to take charge during injury or illness rather than allowing others to take charge of us. Maneuvering through medical and legal systems may not be easy and the answers are not always clear. This book, in conjunction with web-based tools, provides us with the knowledge and resources we need. Learn more…
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