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Books on PTSD Blast Injury

Books with information on post traumatic stress disorder PTSD and blast injury

Many service members and veterans have experienced symptoms of PTSD and blast injuries with the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.† However, post traumatic stress disorder is not limited to wartime experiences.†It can also occur to adults who have been in life threatening events such as car crashes, assaults or natural disasters.†These books identify PTSD symptoms, give coping strategies, information on treatment, and personal accounts on†surviving emotional and physical trauma. The Books also discuss the†effects of trauma, blast injury†and PTSD on family members with suggestions for communication and adjustment.

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Tool Kit for Veterans and Caregivers on TBI and PTSD: 3 Books on Wounds of War

When a loved one is wounded, many caregivers struggle to cope with the effects of a brain injury and/or PTSD on family members, especially spouses and children living at home. This special tool kit has information on the symptoms of concussion, blast injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, post-traumatic headaches, substance abuse and suicide risk. They also discuss the stresses and rewards of caregiving, give tips on communicating with children, managing behavior, controlling anger, improving sleep. Special attention is given to signs of secondary traumatic stress among family members and caregivers and the importance of recognizing symptoms of compassion fatigue. This practical set of books is a valuable resource for any family touched by the wounds of war.
Item: VETCARE
Price: $45.00
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Pocket Tips for Caregivers

A pocket guide for caregivers gives suggestions and strategies for coping with the stress, responsibilities and demands of caregiving. Section I covers Taking Care of the Caregiver and Section II has tips for helping with cognitive, emotional and behavioral changes. Wives and other women caring for wounded service members and veterans will find this especially helpful.

Item: PTCA
Price: $7.50
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Caregiving on the Homefront: The War at Home

Women caring for spouses injured in combat face a new war on the homefront as service member and veterans return home with PTSD or TBI. This booklet describes the effects of caregiving on marriages and children with suggestions for recognizing compassion fatigue, grieving losses, managing stress, and developing coping skills.
Item: CHFW
Price: $7.50
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Living with Blast Injuries, PTSD and TBI

Designed as an information and reference book for veterans, caregivers and families, this special collection of articles has practical tips and strategies that address issues commonly experienced by injured veterans with PTSD, concussion or TBI. Sections include articles on brain trauma, concussion or mild brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, intimacy and sex, caregiving, emotions, behavior, cognition, memory, school and work.

Item: LBITP
Price: $35.00
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Explaining Brain Injury, Blast Injury and PTSD to Children and Teens

When a parent is injured, sons and daughters often feel confused, scared, anxious and angry. This guide helps parents explain the physical, cognitive, behavioral, social and communicative changes that can follow a brain injury, blast injury or PTSD. Using examples from children of all ages, it helps them understand their emotional reactions to a parentís injury or PTSD. Each chapter has an exercise for children and practical tips for children, parents and professionals.

Read an interview with Marilyn Lash on why she wrote this book.

Explaining Brain Injury is also available as an eBook click here .

Item: EBIB
Price: $25.00
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Defying Gravity: Rising Above Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Defying Gravity is a love story of a family that walks with their beloved airman as they begin their journey to overcome the devastation of severe traumatic brain injury.

While serving in the Air Force, Senior Airman, David Eric Rogers, II is catastrophically wounded in a car accident on his way to work as an F-16 Crew Chief. He has internal organ damage and multiple fractures to his pelvis and ribs, but his most critical injury is a potentially deadly and life-altering severe traumatic brain injury.

This account by his mother, Lauri Rogers, is deeply personal and emotional as she shares the familyís perilous journey filled with hope and fear. It gives readers insights into the complex system of military care and how families cope as they navigate the maze of treatment for traumatic brain injury.

Defying Gravity is also available as an eBook click here.

Item: DEGR
Price: $15.00
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Defying Gravity: Rising Above Severe Traumatic Brain Injury eBook

Defying Gravity is a love story of a family that walks with their beloved airman as they begin their journey to overcome the devastation of severe traumatic brain injury.

While serving in the Air Force, Senior Airman, David Eric Rogers, II is catastrophically wounded in a car accident on his way to work as an F-16 Crew Chief. He has internal organ damage and multiple fractures to his pelvis and ribs, but his most critical injury is a potentially deadly and life-altering severe traumatic brain injury.

This account by his mother, Lauri Rogers, is deeply personal and emotional as she shares the familyís perilous journey filled with hope and fear. It gives readers insights into the complex system of military care and how families cope as they navigate the maze of treatment for traumatic brain injury.

Item: DEGR-eBook
Price: $10.00
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Brain Injury Journey Magazine Book Set

Special collection of Brain Injury Journey magazines in 2 volume book set features articles for families, survivors, caregivers, educators, coaches, and clinicians. Ideal for waiting rooms, resource libraries, universities, hospitals, and rehabilitation programs, it is also a valuable resource to use at home. Written in user friendly magazine style, the articles address all aspects of brain injury and tips have been added for coping strategies with checklists. Save when you order this special set.
Item: MAGSET
Price: $30.00
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Special Collection, Brain Injury Journey Magazine, Vol 1

This collection compiles feature articles from the first 4 issues of Brain Injury Journey magazine - and offers introspective, insightful observations and helpful information for survivors of brain injury, their families and caregivers, and professional care providers, too.

Tackling issues such as family coping, caregiver stress, grief and loss, legal issues, survivor perspectives, journaling, clinical treatment, children and adolescents, sports injuries and concussion, PTSD & veterans - this book has it all! The beauty of the articles is the easy writing style understandable to the average layperson, yet still relevant to any clinician. Expert authors reveal the human side of brain injury, and still inform readers of advances in neurorehabilitation, cognitive therapy, research findings and more.

From the living room to the doctor or therapist's waiting room, this is one book that provides a lot of "a-ha" moments and can easily be read one article at a time.

This is more than a book Ė it is a useful tool for living a full life after brain inury. From tips on rebuilding your life after brain injury, to preventing concussions, to understanding that you're not alone as a survivor, family member or caregiver...this is not your typical neurology-related magazine. It's all about life and how to strive to continue day-to-day. Page one is where everyone can start finding new ways to live it!

Item: MAGBOOK1
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Special Collection Brain Injury Journey Magazine Vol 2

Compiling articles on brain injury for families, caregivers, survivors, and clinicians, this special collection features Issues 5-8 from Brain Injury Journey Magazine. By adding even more information from our tip cards on acquired and traumatic brain injury, it is a valuable and practical resource that belongs in every home, waiting room, hospital, clinic, and agency.

With articles spanning topics from family coping, grief and loss, caregiving, survivor support, wounded veterans, clinical updates, sports injuries, and educating students, this volume has something for everyone. More than a book, it is a tool and path to rebuilding life after brain injury.

Item: MAGBOOK2
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