SCOLIOS-US: Putting the "US" in Scoliosis

Scolios-us

Putting the "US" in Scoliosis!
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Watch our VIDEO

Our “Welcome to Scoliosis Bracing” video gives you an honest look into bracing from the people who are living it.

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EXPLORE SCOLI RESOURCES

These resources are a great place to look for information, help, and support along your scoliosis journey!

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Visit our blog page

See what people like you are saying about living life with scoliosis! You can even become one of our bloggers!

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LEARN MORE ABOUT SCOLIOSIS

Being diagnosed with scoliosis can be a bit overwhelming. Click for more info about bracing, PT, surgery, & more.

Navigating scoliosis is not always easy, but it sure is easier with someone cheering you on. Our Scolios-us Mentor Program offers you the opportunity to connect with a mentor who can help cheer you on as you navigate your scoliosis journey. Sign up today and join our Mentor Program community!

What is Scolios-us?

Scolios-us is a nonprofit organization intended to empower scoliosis patients and the healthcare providers treating them.

What is Scolios-us? YouTube play

The scolios-us TEAM

Megan Glahn Castille, CPO/LPO

Scolios-us Founder & President
Megan founded Scolios-us in 2016 and now serves as President. As the founder of Scolios-us, she has had the opportunity to present Scolios-us research at national and international conferences.

Kelly Grimes, Scoliosis PT

Exercise and PT Consultant
Kelly Grimes has been a physiotherapist for 14 years and has spent the last 6 years immersed in the world of scoliosis. Kelly is trained at the C2 level of the BSPTS Concept by Rigo method and Level 2 of the SEAS approach.

Jocie Zenner Strom, CPO

Mentee Coordinator
Jocie is a Certified Orthotist/Prosthetist and serves as our Mentee Coordinator. She was diagnosed with scoliosis when she was in middle school, and she went through two years of bracing treatment.

YOU

The Motivation for Scolios-us
You are at the heart and soul of Scolios-us. Our mission is to guide YOU through treatment by giving you an authentic look into scoliosis bracing and surgery. We strive to help you feel included and welcomed into the Scolios-us community, creating a social support network.

Testimonials

Want to be a role model to kids and teens as they navigate the world of scoliosis? Sign up to become an official Scolios-us Mentor!

Our blog posts

Here is a selection of our latest blog posts we think you will enjoy.

We want you!

Want to write for our blog? Have questions? Want to make a recommendation? Have suggestions? Contact us and we will respond as soon as we can!

Get ahead of the curve and sign up for The Empower Hour!

Meet the Empower Hour Leaders!

What is The Empower Hour?

The Empower Hour is a virtual, educational support group program for kids and teens with scoliosis led by licensed mental health providers and doctoral students. The fabulous leaders will keep the discussions informative, positive, but, most importantly, fun. You’ll leave these sessions feeling ready to conquer anything life throws your way. The program goals are to destigmatize mental health care for scoliosis and improve access to mental health resources.

Who should join?

The Empower Hour is designed for kids and teens with scoliosis. It is open to both boys and girls. The recommended age range is 8-18. The Empower Hour will touch on all things scoliosis, so it does not matter what type of treatment you are doing for your scoliosis. Everyone will benefit!


 

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