Geraldine Lavelle

writer and blogger at Spinal Cord Injury Blog

Geraldine Lavelle

writer and blogger at Spinal Cord Injury Blog

Biography

Geraldine Lavelle is a writer and blogger at Spinal Cord Injury Blog where she writes about living with her acquired disability (http://spinalcordinjury.ie).

Geraldine sustained a C6 spinal cord injury in 2013 following a cycling accident. She lives in Sligo and is a strong advocate for people with disabilities in Ireland. Her site offers friendly advice and support to newly injured spinal cord people and their families.

From issues of exercise, transferring, equipment, clothes etc and showing new ways of relearning day to day tasks whilst living with a disability.

Geraldine has a Masters in Research from NUIG, Research area is Neuroscience, and also holds a first class honours degree in Physiology from NUIG with twelve years experience in quality standard adherence and two years experience working in a global healthcare organization.