Facing Disability

The Facing Disability site contains more than 1000 videos of those with an SCI and their families. There are links to an interactive SCI map , experts in the SCI field such as an MD, a wound nurse and an expert on transitioning from hospital to home. Further links give the user access to a blog with extensive reading and a link to resources on the web such as government programs, medical research, SCI facts and figures plus much more. Also, this Chicago Tribune article on the founder of FacingDisability Thea Flauma.

SCI Team Review


An easy to use site full of information for those newly injured with an SCI, their families and those many years post injury.

Level of Injury

All levels of injury will find it useful.

Is it good for the newly injured?


User Reviews

BU Home page Boston Medical Center New England Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research SCI Guide home page