Shani Mueller is a recent graduate of Emory University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish & Linguistics. Her interest in the humanities piqued in courses on Health Communication and Medical Discourse in Latin America. As an aspiring physical therapist, she hopes to use her liberal arts education and personal experience as a patient to guide others through the rehabilitation process with respect and compassion.
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.