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Dave Edward
Facebook IconAugust 23, 2014 at 2:11 AM

Attention anyone who is living with physical or mental disabilities and is interested in Adaptive/Wheelchair Self Defense!

This is just a reminder that we have FREE Adaptive Martial Arts/Self Defense Training Clinic again tomorrow, Saturday at 11 am until Noon. We will be working on Chin Na "seize, and control" techniques as applied to self defense situations (including many in concerning an attack against one who is wheelchair bound or may not have full use of their arms, legs, body or other type of disabling or debilitating conditions. Greg Fraser, the creator of Jing Shen Kuoshu will also be taking "request scenarios" from people wanting to learn specific techniques or ways to combat or defend against certain attack situations that they may be concerned with.

It will be an amazing and informative seminar that I encourage all of you, whether you yourself are living with disabilities or you have friends that are, come to the Challenged Athletes Center tomorrow and see what this program is about. At the very least, it will be a fun, informative and productive way to spend an hour with some amazing and friendly people.
Remember, This is a COMPLETELY FREE Clinic, open to all people with disabilities and any friends wanting to join us!
Address is below, come check it out!

Challenged Athletes Foundation
9591 Waples Street, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858.866.0959 | Fax: 858.866.0958
caf@challengedathletes.org

http://youtu.be/gf7vH7MUTZs?list=PLDD15EF9CDE2F4403

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This is a clip from a seminar we held recently at the Deni & Jeff Jacobs Challenged Athlete Center. Channel 10 News covered the event. If you happen to know ...

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 19, 2014 at 5:02 PM

So much to think about for San Diego's future. Weigh in on transportation network options for the future in San Diego. Click on the link and give your feed-back.

http://www.sdforward.com/share-your-input-transportation-scenarios

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Share Your Input on the Transportation Scenarios | SANDAG

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Over the past two years, SANDAG has been working with residents and stakeholders across the region to develop the building blocks of our future transportation system and help align our region’s transportation needs with available resources. All this work has included developing revenue projections,…

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 19, 2014 at 7:59 AM

Thank you Joel Goldstein for sharing this with us!

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Exceptional Parent Article

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Chad’s accident happened almost 8yrs ago. So much of your story is like ours. I still care for him at home. He hasn’t had any type of therapy other than what little I do with him(basic stretching some standing) I just feel even more helpless than I did after the accident. Im afraid ther so much more…

Joel Goldstein Very welcome. Glad to be of some use. God bless.

August 19, 2014 at 4:11 PM

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Priya Subramanian April, You are an exceptional parent and all that you have done for your children and others is exemplary.... especially the child who is recovering from TBI.... I cannot underscore enough how helpful Homeopathy is in such conditions...

August 20, 2014 at 4:29 AM

April Bowen Joe, you need to get to know Homeopathy. I have numerous patients that have significantly recovered from TBIs using it, and nothing else. My own son who suffered his most severe TBI at age 17 is walking testimony to what homeopathy can do.

August 20, 2014 at 3:53 AM

Joel Goldstein
Facebook IconAugust 16, 2014 at 7:49 PM

This article from Exceptional Parent magazine, though not entirely up to date, still gives a good overall picture of a family's journey with TBI. Bart has made marvelous progress since it was written in 2012.(With a boost from Omega-3 fish oils, neurofeeback, craniosachral therapy, guitar lessons, part-time work and lots more). Hope you find it of interest and use. God bless us all. http://tbibook.com/exceptional-parent-article/

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Exceptional Parent Article

tbibook.com

Chad’s accident happened almost 8yrs ago. So much of your story is like ours. I still care for him at home. He hasn’t had any type of therapy other than what little I do with him(basic stretching some standing) I just feel even more helpless than I did after the accident. Im afraid ther so much more…

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 14, 2014 at 1:45 PM

Join us for the August Joyce Beers Saturday meeting this coming Saturday where we will be discussing the ABI Program with Susan Hansen and Courtney Denton.

For more information please see the event page on our website

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SDBIF August Joyce Beers Meeting - San Diego Brain Injury Foundation

Joel Goldstein
Facebook IconAugust 11, 2014 at 8:28 AM

We've always felt that music and laughter are a big part of our lives and of Bart's recovery. This piece partially explains how that works. By the way, Bart took up guitar a year ago and has stayed with it. (12 years post-injury). Hope you find it of interest and use. God bless us all. .http://beyondinjury.com/listening-to-music/

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Listening to Music | Beyond Injury™

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Is it possible that listening to music or playing a musical instrument might improve the recovery process by stimulating the brain?

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Support SDBIF by doing your normal shopping at Amazon! Click the link below and shop on Amazon as usual, and Amazon will donate to SDBIF. It is that easy!

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Support San Diego Brain Injury Foundation by shopping at AmazonSmile.

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When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to San Diego Brain Injury Foundation. Support us every time you shop.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 1:22 PM

Don't forget to go see the inspirational movie "Alive Inside" at the Ken Cinema at 4061 Adams Ave., San Diego, CA 92116

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KEN CINEMA - Fri Aug, 08

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconAugust 7, 2014 at 11:43 AM

For One week only starting Friday August 8, you can go and see the movie "Alive Inside" a joyous exploration of our relationship with music and how it can re-awaken our souls to discover the deepest parts of humanity. Click the link below to purchase your tickets:

https://tickets.landmarktheatres.com/(S(53jbgswd4nymnz2jcejj32ay))/Ticketing.aspx?TheatreID=220

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KEN CINEMA - Thu Aug, 07

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Joel Goldstein
Facebook IconJuly 23, 2014 at 9:23 AM

Lessons I Learned From My Son’s Traumatic Brain Injury Part 2 | Compassion Pictures
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http://compassionpictures.net/lessons-i-learned-from-my-sons-traumatic-brain-injury-part-2/

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Lessons I Learned From My Son’s Traumatic Brain Injury Part 2 | Compassion Pictures

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We learned by trial and error which safe unconventional therapies could push the bounds of Bart?s recovery further along. Brain Injury Radio Network (BIRN) is entertaining and enlightening.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 14, 2014 at 6:39 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation updated their cover photo.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJuly 14, 2014 at 6:28 PM

A scary sight in the World Cup Final seen by millions that may just help raise awareness for concussions in athletes.

Kramer head injury revives concussion concern

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Associated Press historical news archive articles dating back to 1985

Lynda Maynard Schubert Thanks for posting!

July 15, 2014 at 9:17 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 21, 2014 at 10:46 AM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation updated their cover photo.

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
June 21, 2014 at 10:44 AM

Come out to the La Jolla festival of the arts today! A portion of the proceeds go to SDBIF. Be sure to mention SDBIF when you buy your tickets

LesPaul Morgan
Facebook IconJune 17, 2014 at 11:04 PM

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/braininjuryradio/2014/06/18/dream-catchers--survivors-first-language-now--with-les-paul-1

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Dream Catchers - Survivors First language NOW! - with Les Paul

Dream Catchers - Putting Survivors First NOW! - Les Paul Nothing about us without us should be our mantra and yet far too often I have watch people with disabilities give in and surrender and stop living life!!! This has to be stopped. If we are ever going to be a survivor Nation we have got to star…

Mark Magnano
June 11, 2014 at 7:31 PM

Had my own personal 9/11 in 2013, suffering a moderate closed traumatic brain injury as one of many injuries following a 30 foot fall through a skylight. One of the fortunate ones - I'm lucky to be alive. It's been a long road back - following 11 weeks of inpatient care, I've gotten to the point where I'm working 32 of 40 hours per week. Still have some lingering symptoms that I'm not certain will ever go away. That said, I can't thank the dedicated professionals at Sharp Memorial Hospital and Learning Services for helping me get back to this point. I pray each day for a full recovery...

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 3, 2014 at 7:12 PM

Don't forget...KapFest is tomorrow at Kaplan College, 9055 Balboa Ave., San Diego, CA 92123. Join us to celebrate and support Christina and SDBIF!

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 3, 2014 at 7:10 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation updated their cover photo.

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Kaplan College
Facebook IconJune 3, 2014 at 9:43 AM

Our San Diego campus is teaming up with the San Diego Brain Injury Foundation for a fundraiser full of fun tomorrow starting at 11:30 a.m. for Christina Harvey, a local survivor of brain injury. If you are nearby, come join in the fun and support her effort to recover and take care of her family!

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KapFest 2014 - San Diego Brain Injury Foundation

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconJune 2, 2014 at 9:01 PM

Kapfest 2014 is coming up June 4 - please download a copy of the article about Christina Hardy and her journey back from a traumatic brain injury. This event is open to the public. Come join us along with numerous vendors, DJ, live band, food, raffles, prizes, a kid zone, face painting, Arcade games and family fun.
Come join us Wednesday, June 4, 11:30—2:30 at Kaplan College, 9055 Balboa Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123.

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KapFest 2014 - San Diego Brain Injury Foundation

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Kaplan College We're looking forward to a great event!

June 3, 2014 at 9:45 AM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
May 28, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Don't forget to print out the Rubio's coupon and visit the Rubio's on Clairemont Mesa Blvd TODAY from 2 pm to 9pm to raise funds for SDBIF.

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 23, 2014 at 11:52 AM

On April 19, we had the pleasure of Dr. Ralph Greenspan speaking to our members at the Joyce Beers Community Center about the BRAIN Initiative and the Center for Brain Activity Mapping project. Here is the video from his presentation. Thank you again Dr. Greenspan!

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Dr. Ralph Greenspan SDBIF Saturday Meeting Presentation

Dr. Ralph Greenspan, from the Center of Brain Activity Mapping (CBAM) project at the Kavli Foundation at UCSD, is speaking at the San Diego Brain Injury Foun...

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 20, 2014 at 7:12 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation updated their cover photo.

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Lora Lounsbery The Test Kitchen!

May 20, 2014 at 9:46 PM

San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 20, 2014 at 7:10 PM

Wednesday, May 28 come eat at Rubio's on Clairemont Mesa Blvd from 2 pm - Close and 20% of your purchase will be donated to SDBIF. All you have to do is print out and present this coupon at time of purchase! This is for ALL Dine-In, Take-Out and Catering orders.

Get more information by clicking here:
http://sdbif.org/event/rubios-fundraiser/

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San Diego Brain Injury Foundation
Facebook IconMay 20, 2014 at 7:06 PM

Print out this coupon and present it to your cashier so 20% of your your purchase will be donated!

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