"Hi Debbie: Very sorry to hear about what happened to you. Yes, I share that feeling that I still have full intelligence but it's not the same. And dealing with not working is tough. Same here - I give thanks for my 2 daughters and my wife…"
"I hear you Kristien. Sometimes I feel like I'm totally recovered and then I realize that I'm pacing myself at a nw always "slow" rate. Fortunately my income comes from a short and now long-term disability policy from my…"
"I am new to this. My Mtbi happened on October 7, 2009. I got hit head-on on my way to work. To make a long story short I was teaching at a college and had just finished all of my work towards a PhD. Fortunately the writing was done but when I went…"
"Dear Kathie,Thank you for your kind comments. Yes, when I started doing research for my book and came across statistics like that, it spurred me on even further to ensure people are aware of the vastness of TBI (Introduction in the book)as well as…"
It's distressing to think that that there are that many poepel who haven't bee diagnosed and are struggling without understanding why and without needed supprts. I'm grateful that you are helping increase awarenss re:…"
Some of your frustations really hit home. In my experience, neuropsych tests can pick up on certain types of cognitive deficits after a tbi,however, there are many, many other aspects of real life, day to day functioning that they don't…"