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Shirley Ryan Ability Lab
355 East Erie
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

Our brain injury specialty services & educational resources 


Our wide array of programs and training help you and your family feel informed, comfortable and confident — both during your inpatient stay, as well as during your transition to home or your next level of care. These offerings include, but are not limited to:

  • Neuropsychology and behavioral health services
  • Neuro-optometry and specialized vision therapy
  • Vestibular therapy
  • Spasticity and movement disorders management
  • Neurogenic bowel/bladder management
  • Virtual-reality and multisensory stimulation therapies
  • Wound care
  • Accessible travel training
  • An inpatient brain injury education series, and resources to support patients and families
  • Peer mentoring with former brain injury patients (in-person or online), who have achieved higher levels of independence, have returned to work or school, and/or are active in our adaptive programs
  • Vocational rehabilitation services

Brain Injury Recovery

Restoring reponsiveness, brain function and communication

Amicous® Disorders of Consciousness (DoC) Program

Our unique program, one of few in the country, offers care for a loved one who has suffered a severe brain injury and is in a minimally conscious state.

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Brain imaging

Brain Injury Recovery — What sets us apart?

See what sets us apart from other rehabilitation hospitals, and why our outcomes for patients with brain injury are exceptional.

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