We know that some members of our community may be experiencing financial hardship that affects their ability to pay for food, shelter, rent, or other necessities right now because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The U.S. Department of Labor Statistics reports that only 19.1% of persons with disabilities are employed, compared to 65.9% without disabilities. In celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, here are resources for
On August 16, 2019, Netflix aired a new documentary series Diagnosis. The second episode, titled Second Opinions, features a couple from Queens whose otherwise typically-developing seven-year-old daughter Sadie has started having seizures. Members
"We joined the Global Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Registry to do our part to ensure research in this field continues to gain momentum." E. Williamson (Kinley's mom) There is a lot that
Individual education plans (IEPs) can be challenging and confusing, not just for parents, but for school members of the educational team as well. Our new webinar series will walk you through the steps
Overview Children ages 10 – 17 who have had hemispherectomy surgery are sought to participate in Robocamp at the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center to determine the effectiveness of robotics-assisted therapy to improve gait,
The Brain Recovery Project: Childhood Epilepsy Surgery Foundation is excited to announce that we have been approved for a $49,960 Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington Engagement Award to convene a
WHAT IS FUNCTIONAL ELECTRIC STIMULATION? Functional electrical stimulation uses weak electrical impulses to generate body movements in people who have been paralyzed or have significant weakness due to brain injuries, stroke, or other