Monthly Archives: August 2014

Kids take longer to recover from concussions than adults

Findings show that children and adolescents who suffer concussions heal slower than their adult counterparts. Read article

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Personality changes and return to work after severe traumatic brain injury

Personality changes were an independent predictor of nRTW after severe TBI. Read article

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No Dietary Supplement Treats Concussions, FDA Warns

Consumers should beware of dietary supplements that claim to treat a concussion. Read article

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Social and behavioral outcomes following childhood traumatic brain injury

Findings indicated a deterioration of social participation skills post-injury, particularly for those sustaining a more severe injury, and a consistently higher rate of impairment in social and behavioral outcomes in the TBI group. Read article

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New Book: Effective Psychotherapy for Individuals with Brain Injury

Combining scientific expertise with psychotherapeutic acumen, this book is highly accessible and packed with clinical tools. Read article

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Predictors of driving avoidance and exposure following traumatic brain injury

Participants who were older and female tended to avoid a greater number of challenging everyday driving scenarios. Read article

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New Book: Make Art From Your Splattered, Scattered Brain: My Journey Through Post-Concussion Syndrome

This book is a memoire about my healing journey through post-concussion syndrome. Read article

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