Education in Motion

Education in Motion

Created by clinicians for clinicians, Education in Motion provides the latest information concerning manual chairs, power chairs, and wheelchair seating. Read blogs, articles, and industry resources as well as real life clinical applications and outcomes.

Recent Blog Posts

Breaking the Cycle of Asymmetries Using 24-Hour Postural Management

For those of us who work with children with disabilities, we seem to intuitively know that if the...

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Standing Power Wheelchair Evaluation: Considering All of the Client's Goals

It's easy to look at power wheelchairs with a standing function and be amazed by the technolo...

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PODCAST: Power Bases and the Importance of Customer Choice

Laurie Watanabe, Editor of Mobility Management Magazine, recently sat down with Jeff Rogers, Dire...

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The Importance of Power Wheelchair Base Dimensions and Turning Radius

Many people continue to be drawn to mid-wheel drive power wheelchair bases for the following reas...

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Visualizing the Ideal Wheelchair

Throughout the 20+ years of my career I have watched how technology has changed the equipment ava...

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Weighing the Options of Transporting a Rigid Ultra Lightweight Wheelchair

The ability to get out into the community via a personal vehicle or public transportation with th...

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Resource Updates

Pediatric Standers: At-Home Activities

Standing is hugely beneficial for the body: from increasing bone mineral density to improving bre...

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Paediatric Seating System Assessment

Seating systems are a vital part of 24-hour postural management programs. They provide a stable a...

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Memory Seat Functions

When considering power seat functions, it is important to consider all of the functional activiti...

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Manual Wheelchair Propulsion

Before a wheelchair user starts using a manual wheelchair, these key points of rear wheel positio...

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Power Wheelchair Seat Frame Comparison

After considering the importance of drive wheel position, often the next step in this process is ...

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Seating and Mobility Evaluation Form

In order to recommend the most appropriate seating and wheeled mobility equipment for a client, i...

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Real Life Stories

Gabriel C.

In 1995, when Gabriel was 11 years old, he sustained a complete spinal cord injury (SCI) at the T3-T4 level as the result of a bicycle accident.

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Meet the Team

Angie Kiger

Angie Kiger - Sunrise Medical USA

M.Ed., CRTS, ATP/SMS - Clinical Strategy & Education Manager

Amy Bjornson

Amy Bjornson - Sunrise Medical Australia

BS, MPT, ATP, SMS - Clinical Education Manager - Asia Pacific

Sheilagh Sherman

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

BA, BHScOT, MHM, OT Reg. (Ont.) - Clinical Educator

Mayari Solorzano-Chavez

Mayari Solorzano-Chavez - Sunrise Medical Latin America

PT / ATP - Clinical Educator - Latin America

Linda Bollinger

Linda Bollinger - Sunrise Medical USA

PT / ATP / DPT - Clinical Education Manager

Faith Brown

Faith Brown - Sunrise Medical UK & Éire

OT - Clinical Specialist, Clinical Educator - United Kingdom & Éire

Federico Rizza

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

OT - Clinical & Product Specialist

Tilly Brook

Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia

OT - Clinical Sales Consultant

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