I am a brain injury Survivor, Family/Caregiver or professional
What do you find most difficult living with a brain injury
In 2006 I was involved in an car accident when a man driving a heavy duty Dodge Diesel Pickup ran into the passenger side of my Honda Civic.
My daughter was 3.5 months old and was in the car with me at the time. Thankfully, My daughter is happy and healthy, but I took damage to my upper brain stem which has had a very negative effect on all my motor skills.
I am unable to walk, use my hands, use the bathroom, chew my food, speak properly or even hug my daughter.
It is now five years later, and I live with my daughter, who is now five years old, and my husband of 21 years.
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Looking forward to a Seattle Caregiver's Dinner for brain injury tonight, Tuesday March 11 at 6:30 pm. Panera Bread at Northgate Mall. I'll bring information about Camp Korey, Mentor Training, and great upcoming events. Call me at 360-220-1422 if you need any more information or click the link below. Happy sunny Tuesday all! Desiree
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Posted by Second Chance to Live on March 10, 2014Hello and welcome back to Second Chance to Live. I am happy to have you around my table. Several days ago I wrote the above article. In the article I shared some of my thoughts surrounding what I need to keep in mind. In my experience, I have found that many “professionals” who work in the field of “helping” individuals living with brain injuries, practically patronize the individuals whom…See More