Adaptive Sports: Think Outside. No Box Required

by TeamQLI

December 10, 2021

Would it surprise you to know that Omaha has, since 2014, received considerable national acclaim as an outdoor-first city? Sources ranging from websites like WalletHub, to major nonprofits like The […]

Virtual Meets Reality: Utilizing VR in Rehabilitation

by TeamQLI

November 15, 2021

Exercise assistant Tara Adams leads the way to the QLI East Campus Adaptive Sports Workshop. Justin Rutherford maneuvers behind her in a manual wheelchair, one muscular tattooed arm propped on […]

Words from a Warrior: Laura Burdick’s Journey

by TeamQLI

October 19, 2021

In May 2020, Laura Burdick saw herself as a woman at the top of her game. Just 33 years old, the Indiana native was an ambitious, athletic, accomplished professional shouldering […]

Full Send – Marty Ewing’s Resurgence Through Rehabilitation

May 6, 2020

Marty Ewing understands the details in perfection. As a star pitcher for Indiana University South Bend, Marty spent a lifetime on the mound getting the details perfect. Keeping his wrist […]

Back on the Track After Brain Injury – Race Car Driver Josh Jackson

May 6, 2019

Meet Josh Jackson. At 17, Josh was one of the top dirt track race car drivers in the country. No one could deny that he was a whirlwind of talent […]

Adaptive CrossFit – Building More than Muscle

by Stephanie Roob, RDN, LMNT

January 20, 2019

When legendary CrossFit Games competitor and CrossFit Omaha co-owner Stacie Tovar agreed to help QLI build a high-intensity fitness program for men and women with disabilities, it was because of […]

A Family’s Journey with Brain Injury: An Interview with Dave and Kay Johnson

May 19, 2018

Dave and Kay Johnson endured enormous tragedy in late 2015. Their then-19-year-old daughter, Melissa, suffered a near-fatal traumatic brain injury after her truck collided with a tree. Dave and Kay […]

Adaptive Tech: Ordinary Gadgets, Extraordinary Impact

March 19, 2017

From VR headsets to home automation gadgets, the world of adaptive tech is always evolving. QLI Occupational Therapist and Adaptive Technology expert, Erin Young discusses these developments. An Interview with […]