Antwine Broussard Sr.

Peer Support Advisor

Rehabilitation Peer Support Advisor, Antwine Broussard 
Age: 40

Disability: quadriplegia

Age of onset: 36

Uses assistive technology? Yes

Specifically: Power wheelchair

Ethnicity: African-American

Occupation: Self-employed

Education: High school diploma

Primary language: English

Languages spoken: English

Life goals
To walk again; to inspire and encourage continually; to expand my business.

Reasons for wanting to be a Peer Support Advisor
I want to help and encourage people who are in my position. I am outgoing, good looking, strong-minded, and believe in God's word.

Prefers to work with
Inpatients, outpatients and community members

Areas of interest/expertise
Coping with disability, health issues, safety/abuse, finances, relationships, intimacy, parenting, depression/mental health, attendant care

For More Information
To learn more about the Sharp Rehabilitation Peer Support Advisor Program, please call 858-939-6709 or send us an email. To contact Antwine Broussard Sr., please be sure to include Antwine’s name in your message.

To learn more about Sharp's rehabilitation services or to find a Sharp-affiliated physician who can refer you to a physical therapist, call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. To find general information about rehabilitation, visit Rehabilitation in Adult Health or read the Rehabilitation News archive.