robert thornton
  • Male
  • Bunker Hill, WV
  • United States
Share on Facebook

Robert thornton's Friends

  • Angela Betancourt

robert thornton's Discussions

subluxation sling
4 Replies

   I was told by my girlfriends therapists that i should share my story with TBI patients so here it ismy girl friend lost the use of her left side after her stroke in april the therapy she received…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by robert thornton Aug 31, 2012.

Gifts Received


robert thornton has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


robert thornton's Page

Profile Information

I am a brain injury Survivor, Family/Caregiver or professional
Family Caregiver
What do you find most difficult living with a brain injury
my girl friend suffered a stroke and i came up with a sling to help with shoulder subluxation many therapist said it might help tbi patients
are you on another social network such as facebook, so we can varify your a real person trying to apply
our sling might be able to help tbi patients
what is most important that you learn about brain injury
recovery of shoulder problems caused by a stroke
my or my families brain injury is concidered

robert thornton's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Robert thornton's Blog

her therapists suggested I share with TBI patients

my girl friend lost the use of her left side after her stroke in april the therapy she received helped her leg, her speech,her eating and swallowing just about everything but her arm and hand...this is what i would like to talk about....i have been by her side since her stroke every therapy she got i repeated it in her hospital room and her recovery was amazing but they couldn't really do any thing for her arm( mainly due to the pain) I asked them about a sling to…


Posted on August 28, 2012 at 6:31am — 3 Comments

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of TBINetwork to add comments!

Join TBINetwork

At 1:10pm on August 30, 2012, Glen Brist said…

Robert,   hang  in  there  and   support  her,  she  needs   you  care  and  love....My   friend  is   in  about  the  same  condition,  and   I  call  him   Mr.  determined,   as   he   works   out   everyday,  and    now  is  volunteering  at  the   hospital,  encouragaing  other  patients....  The  best  to  you  both  in  search  of   a   good   PT,  to  work  with....   glen

At 1:27pm on August 27, 2012, Debra Goodrich said…

Hi Robert Welcome to our Tbi network feel free to search or browse around. Hope you like what you see.

Take care Debra


Latest Activity

TBI Survivors Network updated an event


July 16, 2018 at 10pm to July 22, 2018 at 7pm
Jul 11
TBI Survivors Network updated an event

Brain Club Books For All at Barnes and Nobels North Town Mall

August 4, 2018 at 2:30pm to February 3, 2019 at 4pm
Join in the brain book club, each month everyone will decide on a new book and talk about the book we just read, discuss what it meant to each and find the hidden things that all books have, its fun healthy and you know what they say if you dont use…See More
Jul 11
Joe Martin posted a status
Jul 7
john left a comment for Mark Duffy
"WoW, I use to chat in here, but they messed it up and there is no more ‘group meeting’. Ok so I finally managed to find the list, and I saw your name so I clicked on it. I’m wondering now if you will answer, are you a Brain Injury…"
Jun 26
john posted a status
"Nah, I MEANT ago say that I MIGHT attend the event. I am but a poor survivor with very tiny income. Please understand that"
Jun 19
john is attending TBI Survivors Network's event

Who Knows at In Music

June 19, 2018 at 6pm to September 23, 2018 at 7pm
We are excited to really share in 2018 check our our music request us this summer not available in northwestern united states till 2020See More
Jun 19
john replied to Hillbilly's discussion I can't get chat to work!
"... I’m wondering if anyone ever looked into the problem of WHY the chat doesn’t work ?"
Jun 13
john posted a status
"TBI ... you only know it if you live it"
Jun 13


© 2018   Created by TBI Survivors Network.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service