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People have heard about brain injury but they really don't think about until it happens to them, which at that point it is all they or anyone they know can talk about. It is a sinister injury that can change everything in a blink of an eye, and as it goes on misunderstood the dark side of a person a new person starts to emerge, spouses suddenly in a relationship with a stranger, even the survivor does not know themselves. Lost alone and frightened learn about it before it’s too late, before it can take you or a loved one’s life away forever, the more you know the better you will be. You are not along there are millions of us among you. We represent over 70% of those in prison and even more of the homeless. Together we can stop the devastating effects of this sinister injury that can last a life time. One that is big business over 75 billion a year, where the rich control the destiny of the lost for a buck. Let us make a world where we are accepted not jailed or isolated, empowered not controlled. One where we embrace this new person to be a better, braver, strong more creative and productive part of society.

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Jason was in the wrong place at the wrong time and it changed his life forever. Jason's positive attitude and the help of his loving parents, Sheria and Darryl help him to face his challenges and move forward in life. Every TBI survivor and caregiver has encountered a fork in the road that has diverted his or her life-plan. A car accident, a fall from the roof, doing one more chin-up, or a door literally slamming one in the face are just some causes of traumatic brain injury. College plans, walking down the aisle in the perfect dress, or the coveted job quickly slip from reality as dreams turn to struggle. These unexpected life-happenings that divert one from his or her chosen path in life can be devastating. But as Yogi Berra once said, "If you come to a fork in the road, take it." Life is all about choices! To learn more about me, please visit my blogs. Surviving Traumatic Brain Injury Blog: survivingtraumaticbraininjury.com Donna's Blog: donnaodonnellfigurski.wordpress.com
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Jay Fraga, founder of The Knockout Project and a former BMX racer, and his wife, Jessica, a business executive and Jay's support system on his PCS journey, join me to talk about living with PCS, why he created The Knockout Project,... more

Excited to launch our first joint episode, now the second Wednesday of each month! Survivor, Steve Jordan (my guest on Sept 18th), is such a wealth of enthusiasm, motivation, and inspiration! He's going to help us be the best... more

Dr. Diane Roberts Stoler, Ed. D is unlike most any other doctor you will find. Beyond the accolades of Neuropsychologist, Board Certified Health Psychologist, Board Certified Sports Psychologist, and Trauma Therapist with over 35 years'... more

Welcome to Brain Chat w/Nick and Dale! For the month of September 2017, we'll be discussing recent research into the lived experiences of people after a Brain Injury. We'll also be debating various issues related to gender, the climate, and... more

Vegas followd Hurracane's in destructing our peace as Americans. Our National Capitol seems very confused, if not under indictments with all the glamor of an apprentice. A 'No Show' or confused soul follows. Let's talk about it all. Also,... more

All of a sudden, anyone who is connected to a traumatic Brain Injury, their life becomes a little MoCrazy. A Brain Injury does shut some doors, but it also opens doors. This show will be talking to survivors, caregivers, therapists, anyone... more

Please join us for great guests, loads of jokes and fun, and of course the great information you get from BIRN Internet Radio. Blogtalkradio Link: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/braininjuryradio Call in number: 1-424-243-9540... more

Acquiring a TBI is one thing, learning to understand it, is a completely different task and one that will take the rest of your LIFE to navigate. Most who've endured the acquasition of a TBI often go undiagnosed but those who are diagnosed... more

Dr. Carole Petiet, clinical psychologist, registered nurse and accomplished athlete discusses her book - _The Day I Died - Brain Trauma and the journey back_. She will talk about her recovery process from a massive, near-fatal injury while ski... more

6 stories of precieved inequalities of a person living With a disability. Life is not fair and living with a Disability which is the largest minority group in the Nation. They experience discrimination form all of The other factors you can... more
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