Monthly Archives: April 2017

Why Does Everything Seem So Surreal After Brain Injury?

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Source: share “We share what we know, so that we all may grow.” “Sharing, informing,  enlightening, encouraging, impacting, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring” picture from http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

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Living with Long-Term Brain (Head) Injury

Originally posted on Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI):
Living with Long-Term Brain (Head) Injury ? https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2013/05/31/living-with-long-term-brain-head-injury-4/ and ? ? ? https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=head+injury+craig+lock+william+fairbank&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&oq=head+injury+craig+lock+william+fairbank&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64l2.36546j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 ? ? ? ? “We share what we know, so that we all may grow.” ? ? ? ?…

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Cognitive and Psychological Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Originally posted on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI:
Traumatic Brain Injuries: Effects of damage to different lobes of the brain Also see https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/2017/04/14/in-our-opinion-we-have-found-that-it-is-extremely-detrimental-psychologically-for-people-to-place-themselves-in-positions-where-they-are-continuously-faced-with-failure-on-account-of-such-specific-a/ and https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2017/04/06/finding-the-right-job-for-me-was-like-looking-for-a-needle-in-a-haystack/ PS “He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.” ? “Once you…

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“In our opinion we have found that it is extremely detrimental psychologically for people to place themselves in positions where they are continuously faced with failure on account of such specific areas of deficit due to brain injury.”

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“In our opinion we have found that it is extremely detrimental psychologically for people to place themselves in positions where they are continuously faced with failure on account of such specific areas of…

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“Smashed/Crashed up”

Originally posted on Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI):
featured picture leaving Groote Schuur hospital 1965 My book ‘Smashed/Crashed up’ has just been published at Amazon # and the Createspace paperpack version should be out in a few days Time…

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Cognitive Problems following Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

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? My areas of greatest difficulty (throughout my life since age 15) ? Fatigue (extreme) Processing information Following instructions Short-term memory Difficulty following conversations Expressive dysphasia Communication (except in writing). As m says…

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“An individual of forceful personality , with a high tolerance of frustration, showing drive, determination and great resilience, will win through in the end more successfully than someone of less robust temperament.”

picture from http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com   “An individual of forceful personality , with a high tolerance of frustration, showing drive, determination and great resilience, will win through in the end more successfully than someone of less robust temperament.” and https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2014/08/06/an-individual-of-forceful-personality-with-a-high-tolerance-of-frustration-showing-drive-determination-and-great-resilience-will-win-through-in-the-end-more-successfully-than-someone-of-less-ro/ * Also add … Continue reading

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Hopeworks

Originally posted on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI:
? ? ? http://www.hopeworks.org.nz/the-brainhub/neurological-disorders-diseases/traumatic-brain-injury-facts-1 and http://www.hopeworks.org.nz A helpful and excellent resource “We share what we know, so that we all may grow.” PS “Success is to be measured not so much by the…

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“He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.”

Originally posted on Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI):
? from http://www.hopeworks.org.nz https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2017/04/07/he-who-has-health-has-hope-and-he-who-has-hope-has-everything/ and http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com ? “Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has…

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“Finding the right job for me was like looking for a needle in a haystack.”

“Finding the right job for me was like looking for a needle in a haystack.” That’s a simile by the way (btw). And after all the long years of struggle. that’s why I love my current job(s). (even though job … Continue reading

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