Concussion/TBI Education and Recovery
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- Then And Now – Managing TBI Issues Over the Long Term
- A Perilous Relief – How TBI and Trauma Combine to Encourage Dangerous Behavior
- Understanding the Trauma/PTSD in Traumatic Brain Injury
- TBI Among the Homeless and Incarcerated
- The wars we wage – of sport, concussion, and our warrior style
- TBI S.O.S.
- 1. TBI Background and Info
- TBI Background and Info – TBI Types and Symptoms
- TBI Background and Info – The Toll It Takes
- TBI Background and Info – My Stories
- 2. Of Self and Sense
- Of Self and Sense – What IS the Self?
- Does the Self Matter?
- And What About the Sense-Of-Self?
- 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
- 6. Getting Back … By Any Means Necessary
- Getting Back By Any Means Necessary – The Things We Do to Ourselves for Our Selves
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Monthly Archives: January 2010
This is a feature story by ESPN Outside the Lines on the epidemic of concussions in teenage sports and the result of untreated concussions In 2008, 5 high school football players died during games or practices from getting a concussion … Continue reading
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4nrxgsRa1o&NR=1 The growing number of concussions in sports has many coaches, trainers and parents thinking twice before risking a second hit for an athlete who may have had his bell rung. In this Children’s Channel video podcast, Joseph Congeni, MD, … Continue reading
Here’s the video “If [certain things hold true]…We have found everyone gets better, in terms of their physiology…”
This just in from the University of Buffalo: UB researchers are the first to show that a controlled individualized exercise training program can bring athletes and others suffering with post-concussion syndrome (PCS) back to the playing field or to their … Continue reading
Here’s some concussion info: Concussion Overview The term concussion describes an injury to the brain resulting from an impact to the head. By definition, a concussion is not a life-threatening injury, but it can cause both short-term and long-term problems. … Continue reading
“And may God bless you with enough foolishness to believe that you can make a difference in this world, so that you can do what others claim cannot be done.” – A Franciscan Benediction