Join Clodah Dunlop, a police officer and stroke survivor, as she recounts her journey from being locked-in and unresponsive to living a productive life despite her disabilities. Listen to her inspiring story now on alcoholfree.com.
From Locked-In to Living: Clodah Dunlop's Remarkable Stroke Recovery Journey
I will work at this and I'm not setting a time limit on success and I will be the best that I can be.
Clodah Dunlop's life was forever changed when she suffered a brain stem stroke in 2015, waking up to find herself locked-in and unable to communicate except through blinking. In this episode of Recovery After Stroke, Clodah shares her remarkable journey from the depths of despair to a life of productivity and hope.
The conversation covers the challenges faced by stroke survivors and their caregivers, communication strategies for overcoming locked-in syndrome, the importance of goal-setting in stroke recovery, the role of diet and nutrition, and building a supportive community for stroke survivors. Throughout the episode, Clodah's resilience and determination shine through, as she shares her experiences and insights with grace and candor.
As she says, "I will work at this and I'm not setting a time limit on success and I will be the best that I can be." If you're a stroke survivor or caregiver, or simply looking for inspiration and hope, don't miss this powerful episode. Listen to Clodah's story now on alcoholfree.com.