Concussion/TBI Education and Recovery
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Blogs I Follow
- Recovery Tools
- Gist Template – for TBI recovery
- Images for memory practice
- Gist Reasoning – Bounce Out Items that Don’t Belong
- Brain injury comes in a number of different “flavors”
- Tools to Help You Fix Your Brain
- Brain Injury – What Is It?
- Juggling for TBI recovery
- Behavioral Issues
- Communication Issues
- Cognitive Issues
- Emotions/Moods Issues
- Day-to-Day Activities Issues
- Physical Issues
- Have you experienced a brain injury?
- Share Your Story
- 84 ways Concussion/TBI can make your life really interesting
- 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
- Recovery Tools
Monthly Archives: January 2012
Okay, I have put in some good time on my Main Project that I am trying to wrap up tonight, and now it’s time to take a quick break to blog. That’s one of the nice things about working at … Continue reading
I just had to say it. This isn’t a bad-attitude, who gives a flying f&ck about whateverthehell I’m supposed to be doing kind of perspective. I’ve got more of a “serenity prayer” kind of outlook right now — “turning it … Continue reading
Not to be ungrateful, but geez, I am wiped out. I’ve been having a full life, of late, haven’t had much time at all to write (let alone think independent thoughts for weeks on end), and it’s seriously catching up … Continue reading
The Concussion Blog has another thought-provoking post about an announcement made by Dr. Howard Derman, co-director of the vanguard Methodist Hospital Concussion Center that children’s brains are (apparently?) better able to tolerate the effects of concussion. From what I read … Continue reading
RIP Sarah Burke (September 3, 1982 – January 19, 2012) The Concussion Blog had a good post the other day — Action Sports an Issue Too — with a couple of videos that have really haunted me since I watched them. I’ll … Continue reading
Well, that’s better. Sometimes there’s nothing like a little nap on a Sunday afternoon to get the batteries recharged. I’ve had my hour of rest – down from the three hours I had yesterday – and now I’m ready for … Continue reading
I just “won” an extra six hours in my day. I was supposed to go see friends this afternoon and catch up after our holiday extravaganzas, but my spouse is sick, which is unfortunate. That is not good. What IS … Continue reading
I had a pretty good day today. Got lots done, and still had time for a long nap in the afternoon. Tomorrow promises to be a busy day. Sunday, yes, but full of activities that have to do with Monday. … Continue reading
Looking at my blog stats, it appears that a lot of people are concerned that concussions make people dumber. “do concussions make you dumber” is one of the top searches of all time, following a number of searches about tbi … Continue reading