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Facebook IconJuly 28, 2015 at 6:36 PM

Howard House would like to congratulate Patrick one of our residents on completing his first semester at Palomar college. Patrick is a part time student who is focusing on his general education right now. He completed a speech and history class this past spring semester! Congratulations on all your hard work!

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Nancy Courtney Ricondo Congrats!

July 29, 2015 at 11:05 AM

Nicole Locker Great work Patrick!!

July 29, 2015 at 9:16 PM

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2015 SDBIF Friendraiser

2015 SDBIF Friendraiser

2015 SDBIF FriendRaiser
Join us for beautiful art, fabulous music, and great wine!

September 19, 2015
from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Mission Trails Regional Park
1 Father Junipero Serra Trail - San Diego

The San Diego Brian Injury Foundation will host its 15th annual Friendrasier on Saturday, September 19, 2015. Come enjoy an evening in a serene natural setting with your friends of the Foundation. Art created by our own survivors will be featured along with live music, hors d’oeuvres, wine, and a silent auction. Also, an opportunity to star-gaze with members of the San Diego Astronomy Association will be provided.

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Facebook IconJuly 28, 2015 at 12:38 AM

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Dr. Greenspan BRAIN Initiative Symposium

Dr. Greenspan BRAIN Initiative Symposium

BRAIN Technologies:
Mapping the Path to the Cure


Dr. Ralph Greenspan is holding a symposium
for the public on the BRAIN Initiative and the prospects for new developments
in mapping, diagnosing, and treating brain disorders and brain injury.
Speakers will include scientists, clinicians, and survivors.

Saturday, Sept. 12
9 am to 4 pm

Sanford Consortium Auditorium
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Details about Dr. Greenspan’s BRAIN Initiative Symposium will be forthcoming as the time approaches

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SDBIF August 2015 Joyce Beers Meeting – The ABI Program

SDBIF August 2015 Joyce Beers Meeting – The ABI Program

The ABI Program

John Bromma, M.S., and Lisa Carulli, M.S., S.D. Community College
District.

What is the Acquired Brain Injury Program? John and Lisa will lead a discussion with a panel of
survivors who attend the ABI program at Mesa College. Find out if this program could help you.

We will meet for the SDBIF August 2015 Joyce Beers Meeting at the Joyce Beers Community Center in Hillcrest at 3900 Vermont St., which is part of the Uptown District Shopping Center (Ralphs & Trader Joes) near 163, north of University Avenue in San Diego, 92103. If you get lost and need additional directions call the Uptown District Shopping security guard at 619-419-4787.

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Facebook IconJuly 28, 2015 at 12:31 AM

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August Support Group for Parents of Children with ABI

August Support Group for Parents of Children with ABI

The Support Group for Parents of Children with ABI (Acquired Brain Injury) is for parents of children from infancy through 18 years of age who are seeking a supportive, educational environment to enhance their understanding of the cognitive, emotional, educational, and life changes resulting from an acquired brain injury (ABI) during childhood.

Guest speakers will offer support and education at these monthly support group meetings. Meetings will be held on the first Monday of each month. Meetings are free and open to the public.

WHEN: Monday, August 3, 2015 from 12pm to 1pm
WHERE: Rady Children’s Plaza, CIS Plaza 504
3665 Kearny Villa Road, San Diego 92123
TOPIC: “Back to School: Preparing Your Child with TBI”
RSVP: Kathy Munroe, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS; 858-966-5401 or kmunroe@rchsd.org

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM

July 26, marks the 25th Anniversary of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA). View the video of Former President George Bush Commemorate this amazing anniversary.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0FED6ifJnc&feature=youtu.be

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ADA25: Pres. George H.W. Bush & NOD Chairman Tom Ridge Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

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To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on July 26, 2015, the National Organization on Disability (NOD) is releasing...

Joel Goldstein
Facebook IconJuly 18, 2015 at 10:01 AM

Dr. Michael Lewis, Colonel, US Army (Ret.) renders an opinion of our alternative approach to brain injury:

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BHERI | No Stone Unturned: A father’s journey bringing his son back from the depths of traumatic...

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No Stone Unturned: A father’s journey bringing his son back from the depths of traumatic brain injury Posted on August 27, 2013 Posted in All Articles, Dr. Lewis Blog, Latest News It is always a pleasure when I read the words of an author who eloquently articulates ideas I believe to be important. E…

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 17, 2015 at 1:47 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation with Danielle Bidegain and Stephanie Bidegain in San Diego, California

Volunteers are hard at work at the Brain Injury Office

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Facebook IconJuly 8, 2015 at 10:33 AM

If you purchase this book through this link and portion of the proceeds will go to SDBIF!
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0073AP97O/ref=as_sl_pd_tf_lc?tag=sdbiforg-20&camp=14573&creative=327641&linkCode=as1&creativeASIN=B0073AP97O&adid=19VXV69XRZCABVEYMEP7&&ref-refURL=http%3A%2F%2Fsdbif.org%2Fresources%2Fbook-store%2F

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OUT OF MY HEAD: My Life In and Out of Football (Concussion Inc. Book 3)

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George Visger, a member of the San Francisco 49ers' first Super Bowl champions in 1981-82, has lived with a shunt in his brain ever since as a result of the many concussions he sustained during his football career. Despite suffering from "water on the brain" and impaired short-term memo...

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Facebook IconJuly 6, 2015 at 6:14 AM

Are you a parent of a child with a brain injury? There is an amazing Support Group for you being held today at Rady's Children Plaza by SDBIF Board Member, Kathy Munroe from 12-1. Learn more about the event by clicking here: http://sdbif.org/event/july-support-group-for-parents-of-children-with-abi/

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Support Group for Parents of Children with ABI

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Support Group for Parents of Children with ABI. Guest speakers will offer support and education at these monthly support group meetings. Meetings will be held on the first Monday of each month from 12-1. Meetings are free and open to the public.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 26, 2015 at 10:08 AM

Frank is a dear friend to the brain injury community in San Diego. Please share to help find who did this.
http://www.cbs8.com/story/29402499/surveillance-video-shows-mans-beating-at-la-mesa-transit-depot

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Surveillance video shows man's beating at La Mesa transit depot

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On Wednesday, authorities circulated surveillance camera images of a youth sought for beating up a 52-year-old man at a La Mesa transit depot.

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Facebook IconJune 6, 2015 at 8:34 AM

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June 5, 2015 at 9:28 AM

Don't forget to come out and support our #SDBIF featured artist, Michelle Schaefer tonight at #FridayNightLiberty #artist #sculptor #survivor

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 4, 2015 at 1:45 PM

Have you gotten your La Jolla Festival of the Arts tickets yet? A portion of the proceeds go to charitable foundations, including #SDBIF. #LJFA2015 #artwork
http://www.lajollaartfestival.org/tickets/

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Tickets - La Jolla Festival of the Arts

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 3, 2015 at 4:26 PM

Come out and support our featured artist this month, Michelle Schaefer, this Friday, June 5 in Liberty Station for the June Friday Night Liberty! #fridaynightliberty #paintings #sculptures #artshow

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June Friday Night Liberty - Michelle Schaefer

June Friday Night Liberty - Michelle Schaefer

Come out and show your support for our June featured artist Michelle Schaefer. Michelle was struck by an automobile in 1992, while a third year medical student at the University of California, Irvine. She currently lives alone in Vista and attends Palomar Junior College.

Not only does she paint, but she does beautiful sculptures. Please come meet Michelle and see her lovely creations.

Joel Goldstein
Facebook IconMay 30, 2015 at 12:34 PM

Another powerful tool in the brain injury fighter's arsenal - Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy. Three semesters of CRT at NPRS in Albany helped our son Bart.

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What About Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy?

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CRT may be like the proverbial elephant — it feels different to different people depending on their circumstances and perspective. But, it may be essential to quality of life for people with TBI.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 29, 2015 at 2:06 PM

We made a stop at the La Jolla Festival of the Arts Kickoff Party last night and it was amazing! Check out the ceiling of where the event was held! Can't wait for the Festival June 20 and 21! Purchase tickets for the festival here:
http://www.lajollaartfestival.org/tickets/

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La Jolla Arts Festival

La Jolla Arts Festival

The Festival is a unique opportunity to combine support for adaptive programs and services that help those who have incurred serious and long term injuries, and artists who work hard to bring creativity and imagination to us every day. As a 501(c)3, the proceeds benefit adaptive sports and recreation opportunities for San Diegans with disabilities. Take the opportunity to help support your community, meet special people and enjoy a wonderful day of fun and excitement!

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Facebook IconMay 19, 2015 at 10:27 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation updated their cover photo.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation Travis--Check out our website (www.sdbif.org) and try to come to our next support group meeting in June. We'd love to get you involved.

May 26, 2015 at 3:21 PM

Travis Whit Bain I can help others going through this.

May 25, 2015 at 11:06 AM

Travis Whit Bain Car accident in 1977(16 yrs old), now 54 yrs old. I had to re-learn everything, from speech, writing, reading, walking, etc.

May 25, 2015 at 11:05 AM

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Rosemarie Aldrich
May 5, 2015 at 3:42 PM

If you have a brain injury and live thru it your survivor ! I get embarrassed at times but I shouldn't I have lived quite the life ! Be proud of who you are Miss Rosemarie Aldrich I have gone seven semesters to college WOW I COULD HAVE A V8

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 1, 2015 at 11:35 AM

Come see SDBIF and our TWO featured artists: Barbara Bates and Janine Kelly TONIGHT at Friday Night Liberty in Liberty Station. Click the link below for more details:
http://sdbif.org/event/friday-night-liberty-barbara-bates-janine-kelly/

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Friday Night Liberty - Barbara Bates & Janine Kelly

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Friday Night Liberty - Barbara Bates & Janine Kelly

Barbara Bates It was a great show. Thank you very much Susan Hansen. You made this wonderful evening possible. Sending much love.

May 1, 2015 at 9:16 PM