‘You Look Great!’ — Life With A Traumatic Brain Injury

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Invisible injuries are often dismissed by those who don’t truly understand.

https://goodmenproject.com/health/you-look-great-life-with-a-traumatic-brain-injury-lbkr/

and

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

You may also like

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2016/08/02/you-look-great-life-with-a-traumatic-brain-injury/

and

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2016/12/04/hope-after-head-injury/

 

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Also see my articles on what is often termed The Hidden Handicap (and The Silent Epidemic) at

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2016/07/25/the-hidden-handicap-the-silent-epidemic-6/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/11/18/the-hidden-handicap-the-silent-epidemic-3/

 

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Informing, educating, encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
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BRAIN INJURY PARALYMPIAN: MY ROAD TO RIO

Living With Head (Brain) Injury

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https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/2017/01/04/brain-injury-paralympian-my-road-to-rio/

and

https://itsnotthemountainbutourselves.wordpress.com/2017/01/04/brain-injury-paralympian-my-road-to-rio/

“Sharing, informing,  enlightening, encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

“Together, one mind, one life at a time, let’s see how many people we can impact, encourage, empower, uplift and inspire to reach their fullest potentials”
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A Different Brain – Louis Theroux Documentary Review

I’m a big Louis Theroux fan, I feel that he is the best documentary film maker and journalist of our time. If you asked me to review all of his stuff, I would give them 10/10. This is the reason…

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Don’t Quit

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

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https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

Don’t Quit!

from

https://craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com/2017/02/16/dont-quit-3/

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https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/bridge-over-troubled-water/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/16/bridge-over-troubled-water/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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https://climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

picture from http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

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Neurofatigue

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

This is a great article to share with family and friends, it will give them a better understanding of what fatigue really looks like after a brain injury.

http://www.braininjury-explanation.com/consequences/invisible-consequences/neurofatigue

and

https://www.facebook.com/BrainInjuryWaikato

Also see some of my writings on this subject at

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“Let’s not what we can’t do stop us from doing what we CAN do!”

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Source: “Let’s not what we can’t do stop us from doing what we CAN do!”

 

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First attempts at getting a job here

Living With Head (Brain) Injury

CHAPTER TWO: EARLY DAYS

From my very early (third) book on “the long and winding road that is my writing journey”, Dropped out in Godzone (written in 1993)

Available at

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=dropped+out+in+Godzone

Now came the Herculean task of getting a job in “S.H”, where jobs were all arranged by word of mouth to people who had been living here for “yonks”. It wasn’t what you knew, but who you knew. Even more so, I find six years on as the local economy has drastically worsened in the intervening years. Wonder why! We were very badly connected, as my wife knew very few people and her family were very quiet and retiring. (In addition, my wife’s brain is connected/wired up to wrong terminals). That’s why she shorts out occasionally. People said that they knew everybody in town, but none knew of my “outlaws” …at least in my small “circle” of vague acquaintances…

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“When our days become dreary with low-hovering clouds of despair, and when our nights become darker than a thousand midnights, let us remember that there is a creative force in this universe, working to pull down the gigantic mountains of evil, a power that is able to make a way out of no way and transform dark yesterdays into bright tomorrows…”

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“Traumatic brain injury causes your world to implode. The effects of TBI are far-reaching and long term; touching every imaginable part of your life, the lives of those you love and those who love you.”

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Don’t close the book when bad things happen in your life. Just turn the page and begin a new chapter

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“Don’t close the book when bad things happen in your life. Just turn the page and begin a new chapter.”

following on from

A few bad chapters does not mean that your story is over

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https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

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