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Education and recovery

Recovery from TBI is all about making new connections in the brain and it would make sense that the ability to do this would be related to the amount of learning that took place before the injury. 116 more words

On the Air – Brain Injury Radio Oops, Glitch Apology

On the Air – Brain Injury Radio

“Prisoner Without Bars” (segment 2) (Oops – aborted show)

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Donna O’Donnell Figurski

I’m sorry! Извините! Lo siento! Desculpe! 428 more words

Brain Injury

Self-sabotage? Check.


Emancipation issues. That’s what it’s called in social services lingo. But you can dress it up anyway you like, it still means I’m terrified. I’ve got one foot in the “independent adult” world, while the rest of me is stuck in the group home. 468 more words

Brain Injury

Be a rebel with a cause: Sidetember, feel the burns

In 2012, the friends and families of the over 700,000 Australians living with an acquired brain injury (ABI) re-named September, “Sidetember” – Re-making the month into a fun initiative to support the work of… 305 more words

Health & Healthcare

Light!

Ever since I heard the name Chiara, I absolutely loved it.. and even more so when I discovered that it was the Italian word for ‘light’.. 575 more words

Wisdom

We are in this together.

Der har ikke været meget hjælp at hente fra læger, i håb om at få det bedre. De ved simpelthen ikke hvad de skal stille op med en med en hjernerystelse, der ikke vil gå over. 213 more words

Everyday Life

Living with a brain injury can be like climbing a mountain

The Brain Injury Association of NSW is the peak advocacy organisation for people affected by brain injury in NSW – including people living with a brain injury, their family members, friends, professionals, and the broader community. 408 more words

Health & Healthcare