Monthly Archives: May 2011

All rested. Now ready to go.

The past couple of days have been a much-needed break from the flow of my everyday life. I took time off to think, to write, to consider how things are developing around me. To look at my life and consider … Continue reading

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How little things get big – balance issues

You know, when I fell in 2004 and smashed my head on the back of those stairs —bang-bang-BANG– and I got up from the fall and sat myself down at the table in the next room to collect myself, I … Continue reading

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“Pain is weakness leaving the body”

See also – New for 2012: The wars we wage – of sport, concussion, and our warrior style – Part I – Part II I’ve been thinking a lot about this statement as it’s used in contact/collision sports, especially after reading … Continue reading

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Why complain?

I’ve been thinking a lot about my work with my neuropsych, lately. My work has gotten past the basic survival stuff, where I’m just getting my head around what is going on with me. I’ve gotten to the point where … Continue reading

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Nearly there…

My deadline from hell is just around the corner. I have done just about everything I can do to meet this. I am both at my wits’ end, and holding it together reasonably well. I’m told the multinational corporation which … Continue reading

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Need to stretch

Just got home from another visit with my neuropsych, and we both agree that a tremendous amount of human potential is squandered on people “accepting their limitations” — especially TBI survivors. The thing is, TBI may be a part of … Continue reading

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This is where I come in…

I recently watched an excellent video on The Silent Epidemic: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury over at Brainline.org. Good stuff! I highly recommend it. One thing that jumped out at me, is how much the folks in the video stressed the … Continue reading

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It’s all about commitment

I’ve been thinking a lot about the video I watched yesterday on The Management of MTBI, thinking about the different ways I can use what I watched. No matter how long I am at this recovery business, I am always … Continue reading

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The magic of Active Listening

So, I went for my drive yesterday, after I got done with my Big Task of the Day. I stopped and got myself a snack, then headed out on the roads, just driving. The sun was out, and I had … Continue reading

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Main task done – feeling good – now for my reward

Feeling great about the progress I made today with this documentation I needed to write. Feeling really, really good. It reads well, I think, and I hope my clients will be happy with it. Now I need a break and … Continue reading

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