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Please be advised that any opinions or alleged advice from the speakers in each Brain Injury Hope Foundation Survivor Series are opinions only and not medical, legal, therapeutic or expert advice. Please consult your own physicians, lawyers and practitioners and do not rely upon the information and opinions contained in each recorded event. Please also be advised that the chat contains individual conversations which reflect the opinions and experiences of non-expert individuals and should not be used in making medical or legal decisions.

Mental Health Panel: Promoting Well-Being for Individuals with Brain Injuries

May 12th, 2022|Blog|

Jess Tiergyn along with their service dog is a therapist and a brain injury survivor. Mental Health Panel: Promoting Well-Being for Individuals with Brain Injuries By Eliza Marie Somers Recovering from a traumatic brain injury [...]

Hearing Sensitivities and Tinnitus

April 6th, 2022|Blog|

Debra Finegold says she got her life back after using ear filters. Before the filters she could not go outside because the sound was so painful. Hearing Sensitivities and Tinnitus By Eliza Marie Somers Suffering [...]

Panel de compañeros de cuidado: Estrategias para apoyar a los sobrevivientes de lesiones cerebrales y a ti mismo

February 12th, 2022|Blog|

Iris Reyes dice que hay alegría en ver a su esposo, José, avanzar en su recuperación. Panel de compañeros de cuidado: Estrategias para apoyar a los sobrevivientes de lesiones cerebrales y a ti mismo Por [...]

Care Partner Panel: Strategies to Support Brain Injury Survivors and Yourself

February 11th, 2022|Blog|

Iris Reyes says there is joy in seeing her husband, Jose, make strides in his recovery. Care Partner Panel: Strategies to Support Brain Injury Survivors and Yourself By Eliza Marie Somers The feeling of being [...]

Panel de sobrevivientes: Resiliencia y Pasando de la Lucha a la Prosperidad

January 21st, 2022|Blog|

Maggie Whittum utiliza terapia de arte para ayudar en su recuperación de un derrame cerebral. Este es un autorretrato que creó para mostrar la mitad de su rostro como irreconocible. Panel de sobrevivientes: Resiliencia y [...]

Survivor Panel: Resiliency and Moving from Struggle to Thriving

January 20th, 2022|Blog|

Maggie Whittum uses art therapy to help in her recovery from a stroke. This is a self-portrait she created to show half her face as unrecognizable. Survivor Panel: Resiliency and Moving from Struggle to Thriving [...]

Spirituality and Creativity: Pathways Following Brain Injury

October 8th, 2021|Blog|

BIHF co-founder Dr. Mary Ann Keatley notes that Our brain is like a radio dial, and after a TBI, many survivors say they feel like they are in a fog because of being in this state [...]

Brain Injury Treatment Panel: Therapies to Assist the BI Community

September 10th, 2021|Blog|

Survivor Series panelists and facilitators, top left to right: Facilitator Gayann Brandenburg, Equine Therapist Terri Mongait, Facilitator Joanne Cohen; bottom left to right: Spiritual Mentor Kevin Skillen, Grief Counselor Rita Coalson, Pediatric TBI Specialist David [...]

Technology Tools for Cognitive Performance

August 13th, 2021|Blog|

Co-founder of BEST Michelle Ranae Wild and her team developed a suite of five applications for the brain injury community. Technology Tools for Cognitive Performance By Eliza Marie Somers Technology can be daunting for many [...]