Courtney was a typically developing teenager with neurological devastation from acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in September 2014. She is tracheostomy and ventilator-dependence, as well as gastrostomy tube dependence for most of her nutritional needs. Courtney is a creative, artistic, and fashionable teenager who is looking forward to being able to be home with her family. She is wheelchair dependent and will require a wheelchair accessible home for discharge.