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Marie Cooney, a storyteller, sailor, survivor, and stagehand, who sustained injury at work, while setting up for a Carlos Santana concert will host Women, Brain Injuries, and The Art of Healing…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Marie G. Cooney Mar 29, 2014.
Realistic Hope is another website where you can share your story, and please do. It doesn't matter why you are a survivor. share it, let's eradicate brain injury as a silent or invisible injury. Here's a link to mine.
Posted on September 26, 2014 at 7:56am
As a survivor with short-term memory losses, I started thinking that starting a new hobby may help. And yes it does. Read my story about playing a mandolin. http://survivingtraumaticbraininjury.com/2014/09/23/tbi-tales-can-music-rewire-brain/
Posted on September 24, 2014 at 7:07am — 4 Comments
Well, today is the 8th year anniversary of my traumatic brain injury. Think I’m going to stop calling today an anniversary, and just call it a “brainday”, one word just like “Elvis” is only one word (was thinking about calling it a tbiday that that word doesn’t sing). Thankfully my 7th year was a “normal” year for me (if such a thing exists). I did get myself more involved with local “survivor support groups”; helped with a family who had a family member survive a TBI;…Continue
Posted on October 18, 2011 at 10:17am — 1 Comment