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This week we are joined on the podcast by John Shamoon, a rehabilitation support worker at Stride Rehabilitation Services who works with people after brain injury or spinal cord injury as well as those with developmental disabilities, addiction, and mental health struggles. In this episode, John shares how he takes a compassionate, person-first approach to rehab services, individualizing support for his clients to help them reach their goals. He also talks about the importance of helping clients cope with their vulnerabilities and engage meaningfully in their community. Listen to learn from John’s expertise in his field as well as hear how his experience in an immigrant family has influenced his approach to life and work.