Quality Center for Rehabilitation and Healing in Lebanon is planning to hold the free Amputee Walking School in conjunction with the Gallatin center .
Todd Schaffhauser and Dennis Oehler, former Para-Olympians who won gold medals in track and field, will be the coaches of the event, along with other volunteers.
The free event will offer education, exercise instructions and inspiration. It will be a special event to evaluate prostheses, gait, balance, spatial orientation and strength. Attendees can be anyone interested, and therapists can earn continuing education units.
The event will be Wednesday from 4-6 p.m. at Phoenix Physical Therapy, 101 Physician’s Way in Lebanon. Anyone who plans to attend should RSVP to Brent Jarreau at [email protected] or 615-630-1657.