How to Get Dressed When You Can’t Stand

There are a lot of things you can’t do when you can no longer stand or walk. Skipping is definitely one of these things. Getting dressed on your own however is one thing you can do, and it can be done well. It just takes a little bit of practice and a handful of panache.

In spinal cord injury terms, anyone with a spinal cord injury from the C6 level and below should be able to do it. We’re not saying it’s easy. In fact, getting dressed is one of the hardest things to relearn post-injury. Knowing the tricks that are out there are huge in learning how to do this as well.

To help you with your getting-dressed journey, here are three videos sharing some awesome tips. Read this entry

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  1. Hi Tiffiny, we just met on Twitter today. Your tipps are really useful and encouraging. So is your blog I once had a pinched nerve and could not bend over. You probably would have laughed at me when I was trying to pull up my socks.

    Have a great week.

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