LINKS AND RESOURCES

We handpicked these links/resources in order to help you understand brain injury better. Please also feel free to email any time at info@hopeafterheadinjury.com or connect on social media.

 

This page will be continually updated, so continue to check back!

UNDERSTANDING BRAIN INJURY

 

www.traumaticbraininjury.com

 

BrainLine.org

 

Facts about Concussion & Getting Better 

(pdf from CDC - super helpful!)

 

Traumatic Brain Injury: Hope Through Research - from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

(a lot of research......thick to read through but interesting if you like that sort of thing!)

 

CTE Hope - a website about and for support for CTE

FEELING BETTER WITH BRAIN INJURY

 

Tips for Feeling Better with Concussion (Adults & Children)

- CDC.gov

 

Returning to Activities after Concussion

- CDC   ***Important resources you can use!!***

 

Brain Rest After Concussion Linked to Quicker Recovery

- Reuters - Resting your brain is so important!!

 

 Preventing Concussion (pdf from CDC)

*** important for TBI survivors in terms of repeat concussions!!!

 

Alcohol Use After TBI 

- simple explanation on the way alcohol negatively impacts healing from TBI

COMMON SYMPTOMS (AND HOW TO COPE)

 

Anger After TBI

- BrainLine.org - explanation on how Anger happens after TBI - includes helpful "Self-Control Strategies"

 

Fatigue after TBI 

- BrainLine.org - explains why we are so tired and gives helpful suggestions.

 

Aphasia (Types, Diagnosis, About) 

- National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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