Living with Blast Injuries, PTSD and TBI

Although this reference book is designed as an information and reference book for veterans, caregivers and families, this special collection of articles has practical tips and strategies that address issues commonly experienced with PTSD, concussion or TBI. Sections include articles on brain trauma, concussion or mild brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, intimacy and sex, caregiving, emotions, behavior, cognition, memory, school and work.

 
It includes information on…
  • Emotional impact on families when a spouse, parent, sibling, son or daughter has suffered an ABI, with strategies for coping and adjustment
  • Effects of a brain injury on behavior, thinking, emotions, communication and social skills
  • Symptoms of concussion, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post traumatic headaches, and substance abuse
  • Effects of a brain injury on employment and accommodations on the job