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- Of Self and Sense – What IS the Self?
- Does the Self Matter?
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- 3. Does The Self Actually Matter?
- Self Matters To Brain Injury Survivors
- Self Matters To Others
- Self Matters. Period.
- Feeling Good, Feeling Familiar, Feeling Like Your Self – Or Not
- 4. What Gets Lost – And How
- 5. What Losing Our Sense-Of-Self Does to Us
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- The Deepest Day – Gearing Up
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- The Deepest Day – Driven
- The Deepest Day – Life:Cubed
- The Deepest Day – A Functional Exclusion
- The Deepest Day – Post-Prandial Dip
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Monthly Archives: January 2009
According to the Los Angeles Times, military officials have reported that this past year (2008), the suicide rate among Army soldiers reached its highest level in thirty years. The news came in a report that pointed to the inadequacy of … Continue reading →
InteBIC has a post on how Blast overpressure is generated from the firing of weapons and may cause brain injury. Text from a press release from University of Gothenburg in Sweden, which publicized the findings is below: The brain may be … Continue reading →
Great post over here — http://uoflama.blogspot.com/2009/01/army-of-lost-souls.html talking about Veterans’ issues, specifically PTSD. It’s incredibly troubling to me, that so many veterans are lost between the cracks, and that so many are returning from the wars we have going on in … Continue reading →
Over at New York Brain Injury Lawyers, there’s a great post, Brain Injury The Invisible Disability I’ve copied and pasted a fair amount of the post here (their content is indented), and I’m going to add my editorial commentary to … Continue reading →
I believe that smart risk-taking should be a learned skill. Danger-seeking may come naturally, early on in life, but it needs to be properly learned, in order to be survivable. History is full of examples of people who either could … Continue reading →
I had a really troubling dream just before I woke up this morning. I was walking through the woods with two friends of mine. It was almost like a jungle or rain forest – the air was very humid and … Continue reading →
I’ve been thinking a lot about my job strategies for the coming year. Even though it’s been some years since my latest head injury, I still have yet to fully adjust my career approach to this reality. But since getting … Continue reading →
One of the biggest problems I’ve had, related to my TBIs, has been my temper. I can’t tell you how many times it’s gotten away from me and really made life difficult for people around me, and — as a … Continue reading →
Good news on the neurologist front… finally! I had an initial visit with a new neuro who will actually listen to me. I guess three’s the charm. The first two I went to, seemed to have a lot invested in … Continue reading →
I recently received this comment from someone looking to help the daughter of someone they work with. I was wondering if you could give me some advise a woman I work with has a 13 year old daughter who was … Continue reading →