This page uses javascript. Your browser either doesn't support Javascript or you have it turned off . To view this page properly please use a Javascript enabled browser.
Kessler Foundation
     

printer friendly version

PHONE FIND US

HOME About Us Research What We .. Resources Donate Media News Events

For more NEWS and EVENTS DONATE SIGN UP FOR OUR E-NEWSLETTER

Check out our lasted Summer TBI Newsletter, Volume 5, Issue 1
Stroll N Roll banner ad to register
Save the Date - SCI Consumer Conference, Thursday, October 2, 2014
One-on-One with Steve Adubato Features Elaine Katz, VP of Grants & Communications
One-on-One with Steve Adubato Features Hudson Community Enterprise
Public Service Announcement: Walk Away from No - Kessler Foundation and EKSO Mobility research

"Changing the lives of people with disabilities"

image for article titled: Kessler Foundation’s Stroll ‘N Roll Raises more than $106,000 to Change the Lives of People with Disabilities Kessler Foundation’s Stroll ‘N Roll Raises more than $106,000 to Change the Lives of People with Disabilities
More than 400 people of all ages and abilities gathered on September 21 at Verona Park for Kessler Foundation’s 13th Annual Stroll ‘N Roll, sponsored in part by Gibbons. To date, $106,000 was raised to change the lives of people with disabilities and will support Kessler Foundation’s rehabilitation research and funding of disabili more...

image for article titled: Employment after Spinal Cord Injury Conference Coming to Kessler Employment after Spinal Cord Injury Conference Coming to Kessler
“Rising to the Challenge:  Creating Employment Opportunity and Maximizing Success,” a consumer conference for individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI), will be held on Thursday, October 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Kessler Conference Center—1199 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, N.J. The conference is presented by the more...

image for article titled: Kessler Foundation researchers find benefit for foot drop stimulator in rehabilitation after stroke Kessler Foundation researchers find benefit for foot drop stimulator in rehabilitation after stroke
West Orange, NJ. September 23, 2014. Kessler Foundation scientists have published a study showing that use of a foot drop stimulator during a task-specific movement for 4 weeks can retrain the neuromuscular system. This finding indicates that applying the foot drop stimulator as rehabilitation intervention may facilitate recovery from this common c more...

image for article titled: Kessler pilot study demonstrates benefits of wellness program for people with MS Kessler pilot study demonstrates benefits of wellness program for people with MS
West Orange, NJ. September 22, 2014. Kessler researchers have published a pilot study showing the benefits of a 10-week psychoeducational wellness program in people with multiple sclerosis (MS).  Improvements were seen in mood, overall mental health, perceived stress, and pain.  “Development and effectiveness of a psychoeducational more...