New Information for Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury

New Information for Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury

Survivors of traumatic brain injury face many challenges as they cope with rebuilding their lives. The journey is a long one, not only for them, but also for family members and caregivers. Theses survivor tool kits contain valuable information for everyone to incorporate into the recovery process, providing strategies, tips and tools for re-entry into the home and community after a brain injury.

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Chicken Soup for The Soul - Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries: 101 Stories of Hope, Healing, and Hard Work

Did you know a traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs every 18.5 seconds in this country? TBIs occur due to accidents, and sports, and also are common in soldiers returning from active duty. Chances are you, or someone you know, has been touched in some way by this experience. The personal stories in this book, by TBI survivors and those who love and support them, will help and encourage you and your family on the road to recovery.
Item: CSSTBI
Price: $17.00
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Concussion and Mild Brain Injury: Not Just Another Headline

Bonnie Nish has compiled a collection of personal experiences of recovery by survivors of mild traumatic brain injury. Imagine being a single mom about to take your children on a family vacation. Suddenly, the van door swings shut and hits you in the head. You think, "Wow!! That hurt, but it's nothing an ice pack canít solve." A few months after this happened to Meg Stainsby, she was sitting at her familyís Thanksgiving dinner table when she suddenly recalled signing papers to sell the home she shared with her two daughters and dog in order to move into a small two-bedroom condominium.

Concussion and Mild Brain Injury: Not Just Another Headline gives clear insight into how the lives of those suffering from concussion and mild brain injury (MBI) are impacted. The individual stories of injury, recovery and discovery document the effect of the survivor's MBI on immediate and extended family members, and social and work communities.

These first-hand accounts of survivors of MBI in many facets of the community will bring tears, laughter and increased understanding, restoring hope that the ongoing challenges faced by the survivors in all walks of life can and will improve. Each story shows that MBI touches the lives of individuals from all strata of society, from the media famous to the relatively unknown.

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Item: CAMBI
Price: $20.00
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The Depression Workbook

From the best-selling author, Mary Ellen Copeland, comes the Second Edition of The Depression Workbook. Learn to practice the latest research-based self-help strategies to relieve depression and address other mental health issues including how to take responsibility for your own wellness, use charts to track and control your moods, find helpful care providers, build a support system, and more.

Item: DTWB
Price: $26.00
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To Root and To Rise: Accepting Brain Injury

Accepting a changed new life is one of the greatest challenges brain injury survivors face. Itís also one of the most important. Coming to terms with brain injury can mean the difference between a mournful life spent looking backward and a meaningful life spent moving forward.

In this book, long-term brain injury survivor Carole Starr mines her own acceptance journey for nuggets of wisdom to help others. Each chapter contains numerous strategies survivors can use.

This book is more than the story of one survivor accepting brain injury. Itís also a workbook that readers can use to apply the strategies to their own brain injury journeys. The opportunity to think, write and talk about oneís own experience makes this book a powerful resource.

You can watch Carole's keynote speech about resilience (Oct., 2017) at the Vermont Brain Injury Conference! Here's the link:to the video.

Item: TRTR
Price: $20.00
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