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WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

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Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

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CEC - Preston Family Acquired Brain Injury Resource Program - Links

Traumatic Brain Injury

http://traumaticbraininjury.com/

Information about understanding TBI, symptoms of TBI, and legal help

 

Traumatic Brain Injury Resource Center

http://www.braininjuryresources.org/

 

Centre for Neuro Skills:  The Bridge to a Meaningful Recovery

http://neuroskills.com/

Good resources for families

 

Brainline: Preventing, Treating, and Living with Traumatic Brain Injury

http://www.brainline.org/

Articles on dealing with TBI (both for the individual and for friends and family), as well as personal stories

 

National Resource Center for Traumatic Brain Injury

http://www.tbinrc.com/

Articles and links to other resources

 

Brain Injury Resource Center

http://www.headinjury.com/resources.htm

Information about resources such as AAC devices, medical transit, and service animals

 

Family Caregiver Alliance:  National Center on Caregiving

http://www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/content_node.jsp?nodeid=579

Information from the FCA on TBI; includes other resources, services, and recommended readings

 

National Association of School Psychologists

http://www.nasponline.org/publications/booksproducts/HCHS3_Samples/S6H39_Traumatic_Brain_Injury.pdf

TBI information for parents

 

The Society for Cognitive Rehabilitation

http://www.societyforcognitiverehab.org/patient-family-resources/tbi/tbi-resource-sites.php

Lists other caregiver resources and organizations

 

TBI Resources

http://tbiresources.com/learn/

Many resources on the brain, TBI, and related disorders such as aphasia and motor speech disorders

 

The Brain Injury Guide and Resources

http://braininjuryeducation.com/

Overview information of TBI and related problems

 

The Brain Injury Recovery Network

http://www.tbirecovery.org

Started by the parents of a TBI survivor; splits information in the "crisis phase" and the "recovery phase"; for both survivors and caregivers

 

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