The Driver, the Nurse and the Writer

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Light and Noise Sensitivity | No memory of the day that changed my life

Busy places can be difficult for anyone who isn’t feeling well, but they can be a total nightmare if you have a brain injury. Usually our brain filters out a lot of

Sources: Light and Noise Sensitivity | No memory of the day that changed my life

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

and

http://www.headbraininjury.wordpress.com

Neurofeedbacking Day 1

Thanks for the “follows” (although not as entertaining as in ‘the real world’)
All the best with your recovery, Travis
Best wishes from “Sleepy Hollow” (where I’m safest just writing and sharing)
craig

Travis and the Brain

It has been a year since my accident as of tomorrow. I have bounced around from referral to referral to try different treatments and navigated many doctor’s offices waiting rooms.

Back in August I finally found a neurologist that understood my symptoms and through doing the QEEG testing diagnosed me with traumatic brain injury and scheduled my first neurofeedbacking session for today. It is basically like physical therapy for the brain to try to train the brain to go back to normal…that is the hope at least.

Leading up to today I have been so anxious to get started. I have so many sleepless nights, breakdowns from depression, explosions with my wife because my anxiety goes through the roof. That is just a short list of my problems. All while knowing this isn’t the normal me, but there is nothing I can do to control it.

Even the thought of…

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My One-track Mind

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2017/09/04/my-one-track-mind/

and

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2017/09/09/why-me/

from

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&ei=PbH4WaDpMsbQ0gTrnLpI&q=craig+lock+linge+my+one+track+mind%22&oq=craig+lock+linge+my+one+track+mind%22&gs_l=psy-ab.3…8834.16627.0.17391.7.7.0.0.0.0.246.1647.2-7.7.0….0…1.1.64.psy-ab..0.0.0….0.Q6-OEYhAToI

from  a Google search  (instead of my “non-existent filing system”, thanks for rescuing me from chaos BIG G)

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We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

– Jeff Sebell

Shining a light of hope  in the darkest corners

Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

“Inform, educate, inspire”

Book from darkness into the light“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

picture from

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

http://www.writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

enough there for now, c

SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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After Brain Injury: The Dark Side of Personality Change Part I

"An Extraordinary Life": The Young Kiwi Nurse (M: A New Book)

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/professor-cromer-learns-read/201203/after-brain-injury-the-dark-side-personality-change-part-i#_=_

from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

Also see

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/professor-cromer-learns-read/201201/after-brain-injury-learning-love-stranger#_=_

and

ABOUT BRAIN INJURY

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

– Jeff Sebell

Shining a light of hope  in the darkest corners

Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

“Inform, educate, inspire”

Book from darkness into the light“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

picture from

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

http://www.writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

enough there for now, c

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From My Perspective: A Wife’s Tale

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

in paperback and e-book

Craig’s various books on head/brain injury (TBI) are at

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=craig+lock+head+brain+injury

and

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=craig+lock+traumatic+brain+injury&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Acraig+lock+traumatic+brain+injury

“We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

from

https://headinjurytbi.wordpress.com/

and

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

Book from darkness into the light

pictures from

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

http://www.writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

enough there for now, c

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

Share, encourage and spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

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