"Angela, I completely understand. I wish I could be more positive and forthcoming about my TBI, just over 22 years now, but have come to realize that it is not a good idea to say "I am a TBI survivor" to people who do not know me…"
"I would be interested in talking to you Sherry. I too am a RN. I haven't read through all of these discussions thoroughly, but would like to and also talk with you. My name is Jennifer and I'd give you my email if you…"
"Let me get this straight: I should call my Congressional Representative (Senate or House) of my state (Oregon) and ask them to call Emily Shetty? I would be happy to do this, but need to find my state/congressional legislative…"
October 17, 2011 at 7pm to September 17, 2012 at 8pm
HARDER THAN LIFENew Beginnings Life after Brain InjuryHosted by Craig SiciliaAfter a brain injury life is hard, we no longer can trust our tools in dealing with relationships and the longer time goes on the harder it gets, we are social creatures and we will explore relationships and the difficulty with many aspects of interpersonal skills, trust and…See More
"Good Day Charles! Wow thank you for sharing your life adventure with me! I say adventure cause it makes us unique to endure what few understand and to survive and un-known umm..disease no that sounds bad..."challenge" if I may call it. I…"
"Casey - I do believe I can relate to small aspects of what you are discussing. When you say it really interferes with your concentration levels, I can understand parts of that. I was born with Inattentive ADHD due to a non-normal, three…"
I'd like to know if anyone also has dysautonomia spells after their TBI. Most doctors/ therapist think it's a foggy symptom I'm describing, but actually I encountered a therapist who agrees with even MTBI dysautonomia can be present and sometimes a…See More
"Matt congrats on your hard work and fight! And as a new and better Matt :) I can only imagine how hard it must have been. Thanks for the post and encouragement. I'm almost 6 month out from my SIS TBI and it's encouraging to hear your story…"
"Thanks James! What a blessing it was to read your post because this past week I had a few "lows" as I'm sure you know about these days. I found myself questioning again why God let me live through my accident as I sit on my porch in…"
"Keep your head up. It does get better over time, but you have to be patient and you have to work at strengthening your mind, while allowing (and I stress this) it to recover. I am five years removed from a moderate TBI and spinal cord…"