Hope for Disabilities

Fulfilling unmet needs in the disability community

Eating Disorders

Posted by Ask Emily on March 22, 2014 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (29)

Eating Disorders can be very frightening not only for the person with the disorder, but for their family, friends, and loved ones as well. I have had the pleasure, and the opportunity this last year to meet an amazing woman who has faced Eating Disorders head on and has now made it part of her mission to help others who are struggling with eating disorders as well. There are a variety of eating disorders that people struggle with on a daily basis. Some people might not be happy with how th...

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A Dance With Shadows By Eric Adreon

Posted by Ask Emily on March 10, 2014 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

 With Eric's permission, we are sharing information about his book, A Dance With Shadows.  We took the description below from his Facebook page and below the description, is a link to his page.



By the time Eric Adreon was in middle school, his role in life had already changed from being a child of light to a child of the shadows, raiding liquor closets and in time trading in his No. 2 pencil for a syringe. What followed was a descent into darker ...

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Biofeedback Therapy

Posted by Ask Emily on November 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Some of you may or may not have heard of Biofeedback Therapy.  Well, for those of you who have not, let me fill you in.  Biofeedback Therapy is AMAZING!  Some of you may or may not remember that I have Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus.  I have also suffered for many years with severe depression.  After going from counselor to counselor talking about my depression and being put on one pill after another, I found Biofeedback Therapy.  Biofeedback Therapy, is one of t...

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