Books & Websites

Recommended Books


“Coping With Limb Loss”
by Ellen Winchell, PhD

(available on Amazon)

 


“A Victory for Humanity”

by Dick Traum
(available on Amazon)

 

Helpful Websites

disaboom.com

Disaboom.com was founded to create the first comprehensive, evolving source of information, insight, and personal engagement for the disability community.

universalsports.com

Universal Sports is the joint venture of NBC’s sports and WCSN – a leading online destination for Olympic sports including the Paralympics.

amputee-coalition.org & In Motion Magazine

The Amputee Coalition of America (ACA) is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences.

amputee-online.com

A concise and up to date resource for all things amputee related.

dsusa.org & Challenge Magazine

Disabled Sports USA – a national nonprofit organization established in 1967 by disabled Vietnam veterans to serve the war injured. DS/USA now offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent disability.

opfund.org

Their primary mission is enabling individuals served by the orthotic and prosthetic community to enjoy the rewards of personal achievement, physical fitness and social interaction.

activelivingmagazine.com

Their primary mission is enabling individuals served by the orthotic and prosthetic community to enjoy the rewards of personal achievement, physical fitness and social interaction.

orthomerica.com

Prefabricated, semi-custom and custom orthopedic braces for trauma and disease repair.

nagagolf.org & Amputee Golfer Magazine

The Amputee Golfer Magazine, the voice of the National Amputee Golf Association (NAGA), features a wide variety of articles of interest to amputee golfers of all ages and ability levels

oandp.org & Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics

The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists is dedicated to promoting professionalism and advancing the standards of patient care through education, literature, research, advocacy and collaboration.

disabled-world.com

From persons who are newly disabled to those born with a disability; Disabled World provides a free Disability Community, resources, information, and assistance. Read recent news and laws relating to disability issues worldwide or browse the Editorial Views and opinions in regards to health, health care, and disability news topics.