I wanted to write to you and ask are you a part of the People First there in Yakima? And if so do you plan on going to the Peoples First Convention in September? If not you you should check into it. I enjoy being a part of it and learning about advocacy. Let me know because if you are going to be there maybe I can meet you or if not I can let you know the dates and you could come and we could have lumvj or something. Let me know.
I just wanted to add you as my friend. How are you doing after you head injury? I am ok I guess. I feel lucky I am alive but at times I don't feel that way. Typing to my friends on this site really helps. Have a great day and take care From Debra
"How long have you had brain injury in your family? My partner was injured in May 2010. His injury is classified as moderate. He has made a huge amount of progress, but the fact that I am a psychiatric nurse certainly helped me help him. …"
"Oh, just saw this, which I wrote in 2010. It is now nearly the end of 2016 and my partner not only enjoys music, but he is performing in a choir! We found that he had B12 deficiency (pernicious anaemia) and hypothyroidism, which had been…"
"Welcome Juliette. I am a carer for my partner, who has TBI. After nearly 7 yrs he has made great progress, but we had to recognise and treat two undiagnosed complications, which were hypothyroidism and pernicious anaemia, both of which…"