Amber Baas is a first-year Doctor of Physical Therapy Student at Emory University. Prior to this, Amber attended Baylor University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in University Scholars. She enjoys exploring the fields of literature, medical humanities, and engineering and how they interact to help us to effectively attend to others and develop methods to best support patients.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation offers a mailing list with periodic updates about new articles.