– JANUARY 2021 –
TALKING ABOUT TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an often unexpected, yet devastating event for a person and their family. Known as an injury to the brain by an external force, common causes include motor accidents, falls, being struck by an object or assault. Alongside being a major cause of lifelong disability, TBI’s are a complex injury with a huge spectrum of symptoms and outcomes – physically, mentally, socially and cognitively.
They can quite literally turn your life upside down in a matter of minutes.