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Dragon Costume for Wheelchairs

2015-0918 Dragon Wheelchair

Although we spend a lot of time talking about how adults are affected by adversity, the sad truth is adversity also affects children, some of whom end up using a wheelchair. When Wendy shared this article with me, I immediately knew I had to share it with others.

This is a fantastic Halloween idea for kids in wheelchairs. Even though I am in my 40’s, I want a dragon wheelchair for daily use.

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Even after brain surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments to eradicate his brain cancer, Scott continued to work; continued to study; and earned professional certifications from the Project Management Institute, American Society of Quality, and Stanford University School of Professional Development. How were all of these achievements possible at a time when Scott was struggling with the hurdles of brain injury? The answers are in this blog.

2 Responses to “Dragon Costume for Wheelchairs”

  • Sue Shepard says:

    What an amazing dad that wanted to give his children a day to “stand out” in their wheelchairs and be envied. Simply wonderful that he is now sharing his designs with other children. Scott, thanks for sharing such a heart warming story.

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During the past 13 years, I have been diagnosed with cancer, brain injury, balance issues, stroke, ataxia, visual impairment, and auditory challenges. I have overcome significant adversity! I can explain how to overcome your challenges. I am a very active Toastmaster and a motivational speaker.