WE BELIEVE IN growth.

INSPIRATION. EDUCATION. EMPOWERMENT.

The Prosthetic & Orthotic Institute has a singular focus – To improve the lives of our patients by assisting them to achieve greater mobility and by providing relevant information to promote their personal growth.  We want to invest in helping improve all aspects of your life because we believe in you!
 
Beyond clinical care we offer content that can help inspire our patients to get the most out of life.  We want to pour into you with wisdom that can help you reach new levels of satisfaction in your life!

Thriving in Chaos

Thriving in Chaos

Chaos leads to opportunities for those able to still their mind and rationalize the future. The most common response for humanity is to cling to the past versus adapting to a new reality. Do you want to survive, or thrive, or both? Of course, we all are desperate to...

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Speak the Truth

Speak the Truth

As parents, we expect the truth from our children. As a spouse, we expect the truth from our partner. If we are part of an organization, we expect the truth from our peers or management. When things happen that are not fully explained, doubt creeps in. Trust begins to...

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Serve

Serve

My father battled depression for many years. This drug, that drug, this therapy, and that therapy. He struggled as his enthusiasm toward life became non-existent. He was excited about nothing. The medication seemed to flat line his emotions. We would be planning a...

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Think

Think

What do you think about? Do you think negatively or positively? Thinking is the most challenging activity one can undertake. If you don’t believe me, try it. Just sit for 30 minutes and think about your life. It is likely that within just a few minutes of thinking,...

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I Quit

I Quit

Recently, I quit a professional group that I had been a part of for several years. In this group, I had built close relationships with fellow members. The perceived social pressure to continue with this group can be significant. I dreaded the decision. What would my...

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Garden of the Mind

Garden of the Mind

Your mind is like a garden. Gardens require soil, seed, sunshine, & rain. The more fertile the soil, the easier it is to grow the garden. Here is the challenge – weeds grow much more quickly than flowers, fruits, or vegetables. Weeds grow in droughts and during...

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Work

Work

I recently met a young man named Andrew at Tyler Place. It was a perfect Vermont morning for sailing. I had scheduled sailing lessons, and Andrew was my instructor. Asking questions is a favorite activity of mine, so I began inquiring about what he was up to and, more...

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