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Information on Head Injury and TBI and Community Inclusion

Information on Head Injury and TBI and Community Inclusion

Books on living in the community with a head injury, TBI or disability

Community inclusion for adults with head injury, TBI or a disability can be challenging for adults and veterans with physical, emotional, cognitive or behavioral challenges.

Products

Survivor Strategies Package

Buy both the Survival Kit (SKIT) and Lost and Found (LFSG) as a special Survivor Strategies Package and save 20%. Based on the advice and experience of authors who are also survivors of brain injury, this package takes a detailed and practical approach with tools and strategies to help individuals not only get through the day and week but to rebuild their lives and future.
Item: SKLF2
Price: $50.00
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Survivor Life Skills Tool Kit: Workbooks help survivors rebuild their lives after brain injury

Helpful life skills for survivors of brain injury are found in this special collection of four workbooks. All the workbooks in the Survivor Life Skills Tool Kit have been written by national experts as well as people who live and deal with brain injury every day. The titles of After Brain Injury - Telling Your Story; Living Life Fully after Brain Injury; Lost and Found and  Survival Kit all focus on creating positive, practical and effective steps to help survivors of brain injury get through each day and work toward a new future.

This Tool Kit is “a must” for every family, survivor, brain injury association, rehabilitation center, and resource library.

Item: SKIL4
Price: $96.00
Market price: $120.00 save 20%
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Essence of Interdependence: Building community for everyone

By exploring the roles, expectations, behavior and stereotypes of people with and without disabilities, Condeluci shows how to support the development, growth and independence of people with disabilities in their communities.

Essence of Interdependence is also available as an eBook click here.
Item: ESIN
Price: $25.00
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Together is Better: Creating a community where each belongs

Book explores people with disabilities in society, including challenges and rewards of tolerating differences and developing a community where there is a place for young and old, children and adults, people with and without disabilities.
 
Together is Better is also available as an eBook click here.
Item: TISB
Price: $20.00
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Managing Care and Services after Brain Injury: A workbook for families and caregivers

Families become the real “case managers” for services in the community over time, whether is it a son, daughter, parent, sibling, or spouse who has a brain injury. This workbook teaches families how to communicate effectively, set goals and plan for the future, locate and coordinate services, make referrals that get results, advocate for services and funding, and evaluate what’s important.

Every family can use information in this workbook to cut through barriers, find resources, locate services, pull together care plans and build a future.

Item: MCSB
Price: $30.00
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Adults Living with Brain Injury

Families and caregivers of survivors living with brain injury face the challenge of finding the balance between encouraging independence while providing needed support and supervision. This tip card has checklists for identifying the effects of an acquired brain injury on physical, social, cognitive abilities and behaviors. This information can be used to assess needs and develop services. A great tool for clinicians and therapists to use with families and caregivers.

Item: ALBI
Price: $1.00
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Life after Brain Injury: A guide for families

The emotional trauma that accompanies the physical and medical trauma of a brain injury can affect every member of the family. This tip card describes common feelings and reactions of families during the early stages of the survivor’s hospital care, rehabilitation, and return home.
Item: LIFE
Price: $1.00
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Living a Full Life after Brain Injury

Information for survivors and families with tips on meeting new challenges, making accommodations and developing compensatory strategies after acquired brain injury. Discusses importance of support at home and in the community for brain injury recovery and adjustment.

Item: FULL
Price: $1.00
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Advocacy: For brain injury services

This tip card helps TBI survivors, family members and professionals understand the definition of advocate, advocacy, grassroots lobbying and lobbying. It explains the roles of the self-advocate, informal advocate, and advocate with tips on how to execute these roles using the who, what, where, when and how of advocacy.
Item: ADVO
Price: $1.00
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Coping with Survival after Brain Injury

Surviving a traumatic brain injury doesn’t mean that life returns to “normal” for everyone. Many aspects of life can change for the survivor. Put simply, YOU aren’t the same. A survivor gives tips and information for adjustment, acceptance and recovery.

Item: COPE
Price: $1.00
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