Stephanie T. Machell, PsyD
Dr. Machell is a psychologist in independent practice and consultant to the International Rehabilitation Center for Polio (IRCP), Spaulding-Framingham Outpatient Center, Framingham, Massachusetts. She specializes in working with medical trauma, physical disability and chronic illness. Her father was a polio survivor. She discusses how to deal with the fears polio survivors may face when they think about pursuing intimate relationships.