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njury Resource Center --
- A non-profit clearinghouse founded
and operated by brain injury activists since 1985.
- If you have landed on this site it is
probably because you have learned that brain injury
is poorly understood, and you need expert
guidance to make sense of it.
- We offer expert information
and guidance to you our visitors. You may access our
information by browsing our extensive, authoritative
website free of charge 24/7 or you
are welcome to
call us for a free consultation or a sliding scale care
coordination services 206-621-8558.
- To learn about us this site and our
accomplishments scroll down this page or click
- Now for a commercial note: Sponsors on this site
reflect the best practices in the field of Traumatic Brain
Injury. Sponsorships make this site free and available and
being as how it is top rated and owned and operated by
activists you must see that they are on our side. Visit
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Medical science has only just
begun to unravel the mysteries of brain injury.
- More questions remain than
- Therefore, it stands to reason that the
general public wouldn't have a clue as to what
they are in for.
- Consequently, when it happens to you, or
someone you love, you find yourself
to deal with the sweeping, life changes it brings.
- We have answers; call our information Hotline
What to do; where do you turn
- A study by the National Institutes of
Health found that 85% of brain injury patients
do not receive any treatment or counseling concerning
the long term difficulties caused
study found that the high
cost of rehab services
has placed them out of reach
of many who would
- A related study showed that simple
interventions could provide effective work-arounds
for many of the difficulties caused by brain
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You should know
that, a Justice
Department investigation found that several
leading brain injury rehab facilities had taken unfair
and unlawful advantage of their
- This shocking situation, points to the
vulnerability of patients and their families during
- This regrettable situation underscores the
need for consumers to be wise and wary,
where we come in.
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My uncle, Eddie Pedigo, died yesterday. He had a
horrible motorcycle accident years ago & my cousin
used your resources many times in figuring out what to
do, where to turn & how to go on.
Thank you for being
there for the loved ones of those who must battle
figure out how to maintain a "normal" life in the
aftermath of these
Thanks to the creative
leadership and innovative approach to problem solving by
friends of Brain Injury Resource
now has a legal definition of Traumatic Brain Injury.
This means that TBI is now officially
recognized as a separate and distinct disability, as such
it has been accorded legal standing in
Under the direction and vision of our founder, Constance
Miller, managing director of
She initiated and lead the effort to
traumatic brain injury on the legislative agenda. Under the
skillful advocacy of Washington’s
brain injury survivors
their families and friends, the Washington State Legislature
passed a bill
supporting those living with the
effects of traumatic brain injury.
and introduced House Bill 2055 under the sponsorship of Rep. Dennis Flannigan.
Surprisingly, a competing bill, Senate Bill 5024. was
introduced at the same time by Sen. Ken Jacobsen.
After careful analysis and comparison we concluded that
the "other" bill would do
little to advance the
cause of TBI.
This turn of
events caused us to re-double of efforts with legislators. We
were able to
convinced them to merge the best of
each bill and in the end the resulting document was the
bill that gained final approval in the House and Senate,
HB 2055, would create a Washington
Brain Injury Strategic Partnership Advisory Council that would
report to the Governor,
the Legislature, and the
Secretary of the Department of Social and Health Services
created a Traumatic Brain Injury Account, funded by an
additional $2 fee on all
traffic infractions, DSHS
was granted authorization to spend monies from the fund on
and services related to a public
awareness campaign, support groups, or information and
It is estimated that this fund
would receive $1.5 million every year. Such funds were to
made available to community-based organizations
through a request-for-proposal (RFP) process.
The stated legislative intent was
to provide services to meet needs of TBI survivors.
The bill, HB2055 directed the council to consider the
merits of developing a statewide TBI registry.
The bill is officially
named “The Tommy Manning Act,” after a tragically injured
However, to read how the bill actually
came about, click here to read "History of
owe quite a bit to Marty Oroshiba, Keith Nicholson John Ernest
Eloise Holden and to the other
survivors, friends and families of TBI. It was their
and passion that inspired this
that this project is behind us we are poised to launch our
next big adventure.
This time we hope to avoid the
legislative and bureaucratic processes all together.
on lessons learned we are loojing toward
the private sector.
Ultimately, the intent is to change the face of Traumatic
Brain Injury, We in tend to elevate
the status of
TBI from one of pity and shame to one of admiration and
For more information on our next big
adventure and to get involved email
this space. We are looking for partners for this
exportable, green project. We are: Brain Injury
Resource Center 206-621-8558.
The purpose of this site is to share
with you lessons we learned long ago.
- Our intention
is help you avoid much of the grief and loss of brain
injury, and perhaps
to inspire you to get
- To achieve
these goals we offer you the benefit of our considerable
importantly, we learned that pro-active involvement,
and self-advocacy are
key to quality of life following brain
- We strongly urge you to learn
everything you can about brain injury and its life-long
- Learn about how it effects
you, and how to limit its impact on you.
- Set individual and family rehabilitation
treatments plans and timelines.
- Learn about your treatment,
and how it is supposed to benefit you.
credentials and track-records of professional
- Work hard to achieve your rehabilitation
- Embrace challenges, instead of giving up
when thing things don't come easily.
- Take remedial and/or refresher course work
in areas of your core competencies.
- Ask questions, search out information, and
those who help you.
- Keep your Personal
Safety Net in good repair.
- Acknowledge your losses,
give yourself time to grieve, and then pick up the
and move on with your new life.
- Moreover, get to know and, learn to love
- Re-affirm your values and priorities, and
trust your instincts.
- If you do these things you will achieve your
rehabilitation goals, get the help you need,
make informed decisions.
- If you adopt and apply these practices your
life will change for the better.
goal is to help you maximize your recovery.
- To achieve our goal we have placed much of
what we've learned on this web site.
- Its contents have been drawn from our
personal experiences, along with years of
and consultations with our medical and
- We provide information on brain injury and
the impairments caused by it, as well as
and support for dealing with it
- We promote self-advocacy, and self-care,
centered on collaborative partnerships with
family, loved ones, and professional service
you've been checked medically your next stop is here.
- This is where you will find information on
the brain, and how injury changes brain
functioning and behavior.
- This is where you'll find links to brain
injury resources, services, and support.
- Additionally, you will find guidelines for
choosing and evaluating professional services,
well as links to sites to check out, and/or file complaints
about doctors, lawyers,
and rehab facilities.
- This is where you can assess your own
situation and learn effective interventions.
- Additionally, you'll find guidelines for
creating and maintaining your personal safety net.
site was designed for those who want to learn about the
effects of brain injury
in daily life.
- It is based on the premise that physically
surviving brain injury is just the first step in a
lifelong process of adjustment and accommodation.
- Our intent is to give you the benefit of our
considerable knowledge, skills and talents.
- Our mission is to help you avoid some of the
unnecessary losses and devastation caused
effects of brain injury.
- Meet our
- America Academy
of Neurology -- we assisted e development of
diagnostic and treatment guidelines on Concussion in
- National Institutes of Health TBI Rehab
Consensus Conference Statement;
Click on the
following link to read our report to this 1998 gathering on
the long term
effects of brain injury in daily
Interagency Conference on TBI 2000.
The site is
divided into several major topics see the navigation bar on
the left side of the
- We offer factual, authoritative information
on brain injury, the impairments caused by it and
- We provide self-tests, checklists, and
strategies to meet the challenges of living with brain
- We empower you to know when you need help --
including self help -- and, we enable
you to find
help and to make informed decisions concerning such
- We bring together those seeking specialized,
professional services with those uniquely
qualified to provide such services.
- We strive to advance understanding of
brain injury and the impairments that result from it.
- We encourage collaboration between consumers
and professional service providers. Additionally,
we provide guidelines and checklists for selecting and
monitoring such services.
- We provide resource directories, of social
services, and kindred souls for chat and support.
- We promote prevention of brain injury.
Claims Advice in the UK
If you are based in the United
Kingdom and need legal advice for any brain
then please visit the Accident Claims Web. They
specialise in connecting
claimants with specialist brain injury
lawyers around the UK, and are renowned
for their caring and
professional approach to brain injury
screen. On it you will find
information to help you achieve your rehabilitation
- Learn about the brain and how injury affects
- Resources, including medical and
- Advocacy including life skills and legal
- Additionally, you can learn about us and the
services we offer
Use the scroll bar on that page to view links to additional
support and resources.
here are several ways
to access the wealth of information and resources on this
The best way to is to click on the: Tool
Kit link or the tool kit graphic
These highly recognizable
navigational aids can be found on each page of this
You can browse the site
and print out pages that appeal to you.
The information and
resources on this site are designed to
enhance your brain power,
and to change your life for the better.
- It achieves that goal by providing a
framework for reconstructing lives devastated
traumatic brain injury.
- This site was designed to serve a broad
- To that end it provides information and
resources on brain injury for the individual,
family and the professionals that serve them.
- It provides information and resources on
brain injury from the point of injury to its
effects on daily life.
- Other information and resources help you
recognize and minimize its impact on you
- Still other resources help you select and
monitor professional, as well as social services.
- Finally, it provides resources for
those seeking expert guidance and/or self-help
Over the years we have
assembled considerable resources and information
brain injury that we are in the process
of uploading, so bear with us. If you don't see
you're looking for e-mail us or give us a
his site is unmatched in its
breadth and depth, and still growing. If you find that
have been helped by the information on this site
help us keep this resource alive and well for you.
We believe that
collaboration between consumers and professional
service providers will
greatly reduce the misery and
waste of brain injury. Additionally, we believe, that
collaboration will lead to better
treatments and perhaps, one day, a cure. To that end we
our talents, skills, knowledge and personal
qualities to promote our goal of public
appreciate your comments, the large volume of e-mail
sometimes makes it impossible to reply to all
messages. Go to FAQ
for answers to the most common e-mail
ow you can help:T
o reach our goals we
need to hear from you. We want to
know of your
experience of head injury. More importantly, we want to
know of your experience
of our site. Tell us
how well it worked for you. Additionally, tell us, what
you would add
as well as, what you would remove.
e strive to be
the most extensive on-line directory of brain injury services
products. If you know of a
person, organization, agency, or firm that should be
send it to us in an e-mail.
e are seeking
and corporate sponsors -
to help underwrite
both general and
targeted programs for
Such sponsorships would receive prominent acknowledgment
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e welcome inquiries
experience and skills in
research, grants writing, hypertext editing, computers,
and basic organizational management.
hat to expect:
This site is fluid; it changes frequently. While the basic
will remain the same; you can expect
to see regular additions, up dates, and where necessary
corrections. We strive to make your experience with
us seamless and cogent. We value your
feedback. We can be reached by e-mail
or telephone, 206-621-8558.
hile this site was
designed primarily for traumatic brain injury it
contains information relevant to many types of brain
injuries. You'll find information on, and /or, links to
resources on various neurological disorders. Support
The educational and
charitable programs of Brain Injury
Resourcee are made possible by the generous
support of individual, and corporate sponsors, and
here is no
charge for the use of this brain injury
information, but if you've found this
information useful and would like to help out, click
Injury Compensation in the UKThe
Accident Claims Web are a specialist personal
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w ho want to make claims
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visit their website you can call their Freephone
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