Handicap International: “After the Life is Saved” via The Huffington Post


Anthony Duttine of Handicap International discusses what happens “after the life is saved” on a blog post featured on The Huffington Post.

“There’s look of steely determination on his face. It’s a look I’ve seen many times before. As a physical therapist I have the privilege of working alongside people in some of the most challenging – and vulnerable – periods of their lives. John is no different. He had a stroke some two months prior to this session and these are the first steps he has taken by himself since. He’s walked with my support a number of times and by himself in between the parallel bars, but today, for the first time, it’s just him, his cane, and his determination. It’s a key moment in his rehabilitation process.”

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