Q1: Has your life been touched by a Traumatic Brain Injury?
Q2: How have you been touched by a Traumatic Brain Injury?
Q3: Summary – the cause – the injury – today’s quality of life?
A car hit me while crossing street.
Q4: Please share your experience at the time you became aware of the injury?
I was at childrens specialized hospital
Q5: Tell about the experience immediately after the injury. Surgery? Coma?
6 months in s coma
Q6: Tell us about the hospital stay after the survivor was no longer in a coma
Transitions of Long Island
Q7: Tell us about the time in rehabilitation?
￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼Four years in transitions but still going for physical therapy now.
￼￼￼￼￼￼Q8: Tell us about coming home!
Coming home was great untill the realazation of life came along.
Q9: “Please type some single words that describe how TBI has touched your life. For example: Frightened, confused, sad, etc. Enter as many or as few words as you like. Separate each word with a comma”
Made me stronger,appreciate life, see life in a whole different form
Q10: Tell us about life today?
Respondent skipped this question
Q11: What do you want to tell others going through the same process? Treatments, understandings and actions that made a difference?
Time is the key word