March 2010 Blog Posts (8)

Become a voice

As we continue on our way to becoming more familiar with our new self are we also getting familiar with the limitations we are faced with. I understand that since I have balance problems I can’t play basketball the way I

did before… I can shoot the ball into the hoop as well as before, but I sure

can’t run and jump like I used too. That is one of my limitations, but it

doesn’t mean I have to stop playing. Trying to live life as a survivor my new rule

is…

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Added by Richard J on March 30, 2010 at 12:08pm — 1 Comment

Helping ourselves helps others as well

Hello there. It seems like I’m always wondering “what will be, what will be”. Not really as a question, but as a thought. Even after 6 ½ years of being a survivor it surprises me to have to grin & bear what I

hear people say. I understand that most people, and especially people who don’t

know other survivors, have no idea concerning what it takes for us to recover.

I (we) didn’t break my (our) leg or arm, I (we) broke my (our) brain, and

brains don’t…

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Added by Richard J on March 22, 2010 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

WE NEED HEALTH CARE REFORM FOR THOSE OF US THAT SUFFER FROM A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

HEALTH CARE REFORM FOR TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

Added by tommy manning on March 20, 2010 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

Traumatic Brain Injury

everybody that has a brain injury in the state of Washington needs to stand up and be counted we demand services for Traumatic BRAIN INJURies we need to make ourselves heard

Added by tommy manning on March 20, 2010 at 7:00pm — No Comments

washington state cares less about its traumatic brain Injured including our Traumatic Brain Injured Veterans

brain Injured vets with traumatic BRAIN INJURED VETERANS get nothing from washington state for all their duty that put their life on the line are not recognised in Washington State but put their lives on the line for this country

Added by tommy manning on March 11, 2010 at 4:48pm — 1 Comment

it is to late to get funding for this year folks

it is to late to get funding for Traumatic Brain Injury THIS YEAR SO I WILL NO LONGER TRY to write about the subject of geting funding this year from washington that is what people with BRAIN Injury AND VETRANS GET nothing in this state for help from Washington state traumatic BRAIN INJURY WE GET NOTHING THE STATE OF WASHINGTON VETS AND CIVILIONS WITH TBI were not very inportantn for all the blood shed of our veterans

Added by tommy manning on March 11, 2010 at 4:22pm — No Comments

Spring of Hope

The New Begining

In Spring I tend think back to the past. I had went back to school to become a teacher. Working as an O.T. Assist. in the school system and going to college full time. I graduated with honors and after working nights I applied for many teaching positions. I was hired that July as a second grade teacher. As you can imagine I put everything I had into a great year. Spring break…

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Added by Susan Riley on March 8, 2010 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Happy Birthday Mona Lisa Abbote

hope you have a wonderful day

Added by tommy manning on March 7, 2010 at 9:15am — No Comments

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