DU Alumna Helps Those with Spinal Cord Injuries

“I have the best job ever. Every day I get to see that we are changing people’s lives and not everybody gets a job where that’s what they feel every day.”

...Hinton Leichtle helps hundreds of people each year find the alternative therapies that will help them live with their spinal injuries. She has worked tirelessly with lawmakers to find funding. And earlier this month she opened a new 6,000-square-foot facility in Lakewood to offer the integrated therapies for those in need.

“This is the place where individuals with physical disabilities can come and get all their needs under one roof,” she says. “Everything we do is collaborative versus competitive; it’s all proactive, and its very therapeutic versus medical filling.”

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