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Anniversary, After, All.

10th of May, 2015.

Our First wedding anniversary.

We were going to move into our first apartment together. A home we both would make our own. 1,106 more words


Frozen in Time.

It has been a year. A whole God damn year.

Our first wedding anniversary. My 30th birthday. His 31st birthday. The New year. Our 8 year anniversary. 792 more words


Inside a TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury)

My film-maker son Chris & I entered this video in the 2011 Neuro Film Festival from the American Academy of Neurology Foundation at http://www.neurofilmfestival.com. 6 more words


Beautiful Art with a Damaged Brain

Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was a Dutch abstract expressionist painter, one of the best of the 20th century. Starting in the 1940s, de Kooning became well known for painting women figures, which he represented in agitated, dense, and dark tones. 974 more words

Neural Plasticity

What happens after? Understanding Brain Functionality

I have had a very rude awakening to TBI.

I knew little to nothing of traumatic brain injury prior to the accident. Oblivious and ignorant. Until I was told that my husband suffered a Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. 348 more words


Broca's Aphasia: Learning to Speak

Aphasia is an impairment of language that affects a person’s ability to produce and comprehend speech as well as read or write. Aphasia most commonly results from stroke, the leading cause of adult disability in the United States. 753 more words

Psychology & Neuroscience

Risk of suicide increases 3X after a concussion

New research published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal shows that even mild concussions sustained in ordinary community settings might be more detrimental than anyone anticipated; the long-term risk of suicide increases threefold in adults if they have experienced even one concussion. 923 more words