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Living Environments After TBI

Living Environments After TBI

Living Environments after TBI

When leaving the hospital, those with a brain or spinal cord injury may still need assistance for physical, emotional, cognitive, and functional tasks. Some individuals may return home with the support of their family or an outside agency and attend therapies on an outpatient or in-home […]

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Setting Boundaries After TBI

Setting Boundaries After TBI

Setting Boundaries After TBI

Why is setting boundaries important?

In addition to the physical changes that may occur as a result of a brain injury, the effects of brain injury can also be seen in the emotional and cognitive domains. After a brain injury, you may find that your thoughts move […]

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Returning to School after Traumatic Brain Injury

Returning to School after Traumatic Brain Injury

Parental involvement is critical when a young person is returning to school after a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Parents have the most knowledge about their child and are deeply invested in their daughter’s or son’s well-being and future. Often parents become advocates to ensure that all essential supports […]

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Driving After Traumatic Brain Injury

Driving After Traumatic Brain Injury

Authorship

Driving after TBI was developed by Thomas Novack, PhD and Eduardo Lopez, MD in collaboration with the University of Washington Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center. Portions of this document were adapted from materials developed by the University of Alabama TBI MS and JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute TBI […]