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Support Groups and Counseling
You may find more information on the Internet or by contacting the following organizations:
National Scoliosis Foundation
This nonprofit voluntary organization provides pamphlets, a newsletter, and other informational material on childhood and adult scoliosis. The foundation also provides support-group information and lists of doctors in each state who specialize in scoliosis.
This association publishes a quarterly newsletter and pamphlets. The association also provides information about local chapters and support groups.
The society is a professional organization for orthopedic surgeons interested in scoliosis. It provides pamphlets about the diagnosis and treatment of scoliosis. Price information for ordering pamphlets is available from the society. The society also can provide referrals to physicians.
American Physical Therapy Association
To obtain a copy of the American Physical Therapy Association's brochure about scoliosis, you may send a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Jason C Eck, DO, MS
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