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Mobility, Sensibility, Ability – One Woman’s Life Living With Locked-In Syndrome


Kati van der Hoeven-Lepisto, a young and upcoming Finnish model, was left 95% paralyzed after a stroke, at the age of 21. Nineteen years later, Kati continues to live a productive and inspiring life in spite of her living with Locked-in Syndrome (LIS).

In her own words, Kati gives us a glimpse into her life.

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