John W. Quinn is author of the powerful memoir “Someone Like Me – An Unlikely Story of Challenge and Triumph Over Cerebral Palsy.”
Someone Like John
See what people are saying about Someone Like Me and John W. Quinn.
“An inspirational tale. I’m so glad John wrote this book!”
Author of Tuesdays With Morrie
“This book is a must for every physician, therapist, and other caregiver that treats individuals with cerebral palsy or any other disability.
Edward A. Hurvitz, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan.
“Someone Like Me will serve as an inspiration to a lot of people, not only those with CP, but just ordinary folks who want to read about someone who overcame adversity and succeeded in a most amazing way.”
General Butch Neal, Assistant Commandant,
U.S. Marine Corps, Retired
“…Your contribution is what made this year’s conference a successful one. Your willingness to take the time to speak on your life experience as an individual diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy, only wanting to serve his country was engaging, eye opening and uplifting.
Opening up about your personal struggles and other life experiences was memorable and poignant for my team and for our audience as well. Through your experience, we have learned that there are hopeful therapeutic interventions other than the devilish tube you were forced to use as a child. Your frank and direct presentation disarmed us and made the audience come face to face with the insidious trauma that is often faced by those in the disabilities’ community, and just often ignored…”
Ken Winston, MSW, CHC
Director of Practice Management – IDD Services