"I'm sorry it has taken me so long to respond. Things have been crazy--as you can imagine I'm sure. Have been thinking about joining a group here in Spokane, but just can't figure out how I can find enough time. When I have…"
August 29, 2011 at 7pm to December 21, 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
I'm sorry it has taken me so long to respond. Things have been crazy--as you can imagine I'm sure. Have been thinking about joining a group here in Spokane, but just can't figure out how I can find enough time. When I have a few minutes--I tend to fall asleep.
well I had an open brain injury 17 years ago, and had just about found my way back to earth when 2 years ago I had a brain anuerism. I can walk again (most of the time without a noticable limp). I have started back to shcool.
Every day is a struggle but there are really no other options so I deal. Thank you for the request it is nice to know that there are people who may want to understand. But until you have been trapped in this cage you really can't.
I hope this finds you well and at peace, your new friend:
hi sophia, thanks for the friend request. right now shelbi is in a rehab hispital. we have been waiting for over a year for her to get her skull back in. the surgery was last thursday. she got her trach out today. i can't believe its gone. a year and 8 months she had it. now we have to work on coughing. tell me about you.
"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…"