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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 24, 2016 at 4:47 PM

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 21, 2016 at 7:28 AM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added 5 new photos.

Darren Snapper led us in Laughing Yoga yesterday at the SDBIF Saturday support group at Joyce Beers.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 20, 2016 at 7:07 AM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added 5 new photos — with Regina Eldred and Barbara Bates.

Thank you to San Diego Writers, Ink for sponsoring "A Day of Art" with SDBIF survivors at Liberty Station.

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Glynnis Reyes Love it!

August 20, 2016 at 5:27 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 5:24 PM

THIS Friday...the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation and San Diego Writers, Ink are partnering to present,“A Day of Art” at Liberty Station, 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Suite # 204.
Artists will be working with brain injury survivors exploring written and visual art...SPACE is LIMITED.

All you need to bring is an open heart, positive attitude and a sack lunch.

To RSVP or for more information please call the SDBIF office at 619-294-6541.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 17, 2016 at 5:20 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

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A Day of Art

A Day of Art

The @[313454213041:274:San Diego Brain Injury Foundation] and @[276706232425:274:San Diego Writers, Ink] are partnering to present, “A Day of Art” at Liberty Station, 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Suite # 204, San Diego, 92106.

MARK Your Calendar for FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 10 am—2:30 pm for this free event.

Artists will be working with brain injury survivors exploring written and visual art; no artistic talent is necessary. Bring an open heart and positive attitude and a sack lunch.

SDBIF staff and social workers experienced with brain injury will
be available for consultation during this event for survivors or caregivers.

Space is limited.

To RSVP or for more information please call the SDBIF office at 619-294-6541.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 13, 2016 at 2:46 PM

Queen Mateo, RN and Michelle Ozun from Lifeline Care at Home with some of the survivors at our Saturday meeting at Scripps Hospital, Encinitas.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 6, 2016 at 1:55 PM

Thank you Rhonda Hughes-Torr for sharing your beautiful artwork at Friday Night Liberty last night.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 30, 2016 at 4:50 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added 3 new photos.

So thankful to Jacalyn and her family and friends for hosting a garage sale to benefit the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation. Over $1000 raised by 10 am!! You are awesome. Thank you.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 27, 2016 at 6:34 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation shared their event.

This Saturday, July 30 from 7am to noon, is Jacalyn's Garage Sale. She is donating all proceeds to SDBIF. We can't thank her enough! Check it out!

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Jacalyn's Garage Sale Benefitting SDBIF

Jacalyn's Garage Sale Benefitting SDBIF

Jacalyn, her friends, and family will be holding a Fundraiser Garage Sale on July 30th. All proceeds will go to the SDBIF!
Your donations are tax deductible and a tax receipt will be provided if requested.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 22, 2016 at 12:01 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

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Jacalyn's Garage Sale Benefitting SDBIF

Jacalyn's Garage Sale Benefitting SDBIF

Jacalyn, her friends, and family will be holding a Fundraiser Garage Sale on July 30th. All proceeds will go to the SDBIF!
Your donations are tax deductible and a tax receipt will be provided if requested.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 21, 2016 at 12:47 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation shared Alana Martins's event.

One of the artists we have featured at a previous Friday Night Liberty, Alana Martins, is having another art show! Check our her event on July 30!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1032346826814404/

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Just FreakING Art Show Featuring Alana and Rissa

Just FreakING Art Show Featuring Alana and Rissa

Free Night of Art. Come say hi to us and check out this great studio space. Open to all ages.
(Art currently available for presale, just swing by during business hours and ask for Gwendolyn. Art also for sale at reception, if its still there ;)

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 17, 2016 at 8:41 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added 2 new photos.

Musicians from the Alliance of Youth Leaders in the United States performed at The Patrician in La Jolla Saturday evening and presented SDBIF with a check for $1000.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation Thank you to Stephen and Christopher Yang and their mother, Wendy for organizing this event.

July 19, 2016 at 1:29 PM

Notes From The Brain Damaged Baron
Facebook IconJuly 17, 2016 at 5:49 AM

Brain Injury And Living With Hidden Disability: Please share if you relate in ANY way...

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 11, 2016 at 12:17 PM

Don't forget Amazon Prime Day is tomorrow and your purchases can count as donations to SDBIF without costing you ANYTHING! Simply by shopping through SMILE.AMAZON.COM, and selecting the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation as your charity, a portion of your purchase price will be donated to SDBIF! It is THAT simple!

Please share this with your friends and family! :) Thank you All!!!!

Below is instructions on how to set up your Amazon account to start shopping on Amazon Smile.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 9, 2016 at 8:04 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation with Susan Hansen.

Alexis Van Pelt receiving a scholarship from the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation to further her education--presented at the SDBIF Saturday Support group. Read her winning essay on our website: www. sdbif.org.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 8, 2016 at 3:08 PM

Our volunteers are hard at work getting the next SDBIF newsletter ready to mail.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 8, 2016 at 9:11 AM

If you didn't already know, you can actually donate to SDBIF simply by purchasing through Amazon...it is called Amazon Smile. ALL Amazon shoppers (Prime members included) can make their purchases count towards SDBIF donations! AND it doesn;t cost you anything!!!

Instructions are below on how to set up your account to get started shopping with a purpose!
smile.amazon.com

#sdbif #journeytorecovery #braininjury #brain #abi #tbi #shoppingforapurpose #donations #nevergiveup

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 6, 2016 at 12:34 PM

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American Mensa
Facebook IconJune 28, 2016 at 4:20 PM

American Mensa added 2 new photos.

Congratulations to the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation, winner of the Mensa Education & Research Foundation's 2016 Laura Joyner Award. SDBI's support system for traumatic brain injury victims and their families, as well as its campaigns to increase public awareness, exemplify outstanding work in the field of human intelligence.

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Debbie Moore Cool!

June 29, 2016 at 7:43 PM

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Jen Sunshine I had a traumatic brain injury ..several actually. The damage (still healing) affects my short term memory and mood but people erroneously assume I'm a dumb blonde so I think it helps them cope with my intelligence.

July 16, 2016 at 11:40 AM

Esmeralda Robles Congratulations!

June 28, 2016 at 4:22 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 2:02 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF December 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Holiday Party

SDBIF December 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Holiday Party

Saturday, December 17, 2016 from 10 am to 12 pm

Come join the fun and celebrate the holidays. Entertainment will be provided along with raffle prizes, festive food and FUN! Special recognition will be given to all our great SDBIF volunteers.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 1:50 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF November 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Holiday Stress Busters

SDBIF November 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Holiday Stress Busters

Martha Rañón, Director of Education and Programs, Southern Caregiver Resource Center
Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 10 am to 12 pm

There are plenty of things to love about the holiday season, but the inevitable sense of stress isn’t one of them. Martha will give us some tips to help stay calm, rested and healthy this holiday season.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 1:44 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF October 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Why Can’t I Stay Organized?

SDBIF October 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Why Can’t I Stay Organized?

Joann Pichurko-Duncan, M.S., CCC, SLP, Sharp Allison deRose Rehabilitation Center
Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 10 am to 12 pm

Many of us have good intentions when it comes to controlling the amount of clutter in our lives. But sometimes life gets in the way and things go awry. Joann will have some ideas to get back on track.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 1:40 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF August 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Laughing is the Best Medicine

SDBIF August 2016 Joyce Beers Meeting – Laughing is the Best Medicine

Darren Snapper, Certified Laughter Yoga Teacher
Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 10 am to 12 pm

Darren will lead us in a combination of gentle breathing, playful stretching and laughter exercises. Without using jokes or comedy, participants will learn how to initiate genuine laughter.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 1:36 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF December 2016 North County Scripps Encinitas Meeting - Holiday Party

SDBIF December 2016 North County Scripps Encinitas Meeting - Holiday Party

Holiday Party – There will be no meeting at Scripps, Encinitas in December. Come join the Holiday Party at the Joyce Beers Community Center, 3900 Vermont St., San Diego, 92103 on December 17. Entertainment will be provided by the Sharp Players under the direction of Richard Green, L.C.S.W., Sharp Rehabilitation Center. SDBIF volunteers will be recognized.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 27, 2016 at 1:26 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation added an event.

SDBIF November 2016 North County Scripps Encinitas Meeting - Vision and Brain Injury, Self Help Techniques to Aid Recovery

SDBIF November 2016 North County Scripps Encinitas Meeting - Vision and Brain Injury, Self Help Techniques to Aid Recovery

Dr. Karen Love, OD, FCOVD, Daniel and Davis Optometry. Impaired vision is frequently a problem after a brain injury. Dr. Love will discuss how vision is involved in our daily recovery from brain injury and specific tools and techniques that can be used at home to improve vision function and overall recovery.