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A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of handheld computers for improving everyday memory functioning in patients with memory impairments after acquired brain injury

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exercise for balance|balance exercises|improve balance | Exercise For Balance

exercise for balance|balance exercises|improve balance | Exercise For Balance | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Get ready to walk and chew gum by starting balance exercises today with the Exercise For Balance DVD to improve balance and prevent falls.
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I don't have or know about this DVD.

 

I have been doing cognitive work while exercising as recommended by a great Neuropsychologist daily for years and feel it has been a great benefit!

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Treating Postconcussion Syndrome Using Neurofeedback: A Case Study

Treating Postconcussion Syndrome Using Neurofeedback: A Case Study | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Article Citation: Tanushree Bhandari, Lynda Thompson, Andrea Reid-Chung, (2013) Treating Postconcussion Syndrome Using Neurofeedback: A Case Study. Biofeedback: Winter 2013, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 174-182.
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Neurofeedback Training as an Intervention in a Silent Epidemic: An Indian Scenario

Neurofeedback Training as an Intervention in a Silent Epidemic: An Indian Scenario | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
(2013). Neurofeedback Training as an Intervention in a Silent Epidemic: An Indian Scenario. Journal of Neurotherapy: Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 213-225. doi: 10.1080/10874208.2013.847139
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Tuning the Brain | The Scientist Magazine®

Tuning the Brain | The Scientist Magazine® | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Deep-brain stimulation is allowing neurosurgeons to adjust the neural activity in specific brain regions to treat thousands of patients with myriad neurological disorders.
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It's shocking: Ultra-focused electric current helps brain curb pain

It's shocking: Ultra-focused electric current helps brain curb pain | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Imagine significantly reducing a persistent migraine or fibromyalgia by a visit to a doctor who delivers low doses of electricity to the brain
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iTherapy

Get iTherapy on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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New research could aid in brain injury recovery - EIN News (press release)

New research could aid in brain injury recovery EIN News (press release) A growing body of evidence suggests that the damage caused by traumatic brain injury does not occur all at once, but rather that it involves an ongoing process of cascading...
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 findings suggest that activities such as socializing, reading and problem solving may help improve recovery after TBI and reduce chronic symptoms such as memory loss.

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Neuroscience may offer hope to millions robbed of silence by tinnitus - PBS

Neuroscience may offer hope to millions robbed of silence by tinnitus - PBS | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Neuroscience may offer hope to millions robbed of silence by tinnitus PBS His team has developed a five-step program that includes audiology testing and evaluations, the use of external sounds to manage tinnitus, and cognitive behavioral therapy,...
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Mindfullness, relaxation, yoga and meditation.

 

"When he is stressed or sleep deprived, the tinnitus gets worse, for example. Relaxation helps. So do weekends."

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ONLINE CBT

ONLINE CBT | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Now you can talk to an online therapist via Skype to help you overcome anxiety, depression, addictions and other emotional problems. (Online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety & Depression via Skype.
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If you can't get CBT locally you might try this.

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New Study Proves EEG Neurofeedback Can Trigger Changes In Brain Activity

New Study Proves EEG Neurofeedback Can Trigger Changes In Brain Activity | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it

“ Canadian scientists have found that training of a particular brainwave in humans can be used to restore brain function in mental disorders.”


Via Kalani Kirk Hausman, Manousos Klados
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Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury: Current Research and Future Directions

Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury: Current Research and Future Directions | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
This timely book reports recent progress in research on traumatic brain injury (TBI) by leading investigators encompassing translational and clinical studies. The text covers epidemiology, pathophysiology, brain imaging, cognition, behavioral sequelae, and clinical trials of innovative treatments, including new approaches to rehabilitation. The range of TBI mechanisms represented in this cutting-edge book includes closed head trauma and blast-related injury, and the spectrum of TBI severity. Chapters offer a developmental perspective, including the effects of TBI on cognitive development in children and outcome studies in adults. Contributors from various countries provide a global perspective on this worldwide health problem. The editors have synthesized the contents in a concluding chapter. Researchers and clinicians will find this volume to be an informative, authoritative reference for current TBI research.
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Enhancement of attention and cognitive skills using EEG based neurofeedback game

Enhancement of attention and cognitive skills using EEG based neurofeedback game | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Neurofeedback, the self-regulation of brain signals recorded using Electroencephalogram (EEG), allows Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) users to enhance cognitive as well as motor functions using specific training strategies.
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Managing Traumatic Brain Injury: Appropriate Assessment and a Rationale for Using Neurofeedback and Biofeedback to Enhance Recovery in Postconcussion Syndrome

Managing Traumatic Brain Injury: Appropriate Assessment and a Rationale for Using Neurofeedback and Biofeedback to Enhance Recovery in Postconcussion Syndrome | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Article Citation: Michael Thompson, Lynda Thompson, Andrea Reid-Chung, James Thompson, (2013) Managing Traumatic Brain Injury: Appropriate Assessment and a Rationale for Using Neurofeedback and Biofeedback to Enhance Recovery in Postconcussion...
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Neurobot » DARPA invests in brain ‘overclocking’

Neurobot » DARPA invests in brain ‘overclocking’ | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
The federal Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) intends to spend more than $70 million over five years on Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) research, under the support of the Obama administra...
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Randomized Controlled Trial of Light Therapy for Fatigue Following Traumatic Brain Injury

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Head trauma treatment advances mean less available organs for transplants - Raw Story

Head trauma treatment advances mean less available organs for transplants - Raw Story | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Raw Story Head trauma treatment advances mean less available organs for transplants Raw Story Successes in preventing and treating head trauma over the past decade has had the unfortunate consequence of fewer organs being available for transplant,...
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How Video Games Like Super Mario Can Benefit the Brain

How Video Games Like Super Mario Can Benefit the Brain | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Playing video games causes increases in brain regions responsible for memory formation and strategic planning, researchers have discovered. The findings could prove relevant in developing new therapeutic interventions for psychiatric illnesses.
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Like we need a reason to play.....

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Rise in pets as therapy for mental conditions - Fox News

Rise in pets as therapy for mental conditions - Fox News | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Rise in pets as therapy for mental conditions
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I met a therapy dog at Fletcher Allen hospital the other day and felt great after petting her for a few minutes.  What a great program!  Stores should have these dogs near checkout lines during the holidays.

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Stem cell treatment shown to improve cognitive abilities after brain injury | Stem Cells Freak

Stem cell treatment shown to improve cognitive abilities after brain injury | Stem Cells Freak | Brain Injury Treatment | Scoop.it
Multipotent adult progenitor cell (MAPC) therapy shown to improve cognitive abilities after brain injury (RT @StemCellsFreak: Stem cell treatment shown to improve cognitive abilities after brain injury:http://t.co/y167jrgIzn...
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Depression and Traumatic Brain Injury – A New Approach

STRIVE, Inc. is an organization, currently seeking non-profit status, that provides Recreational Therapy opportunities for individuals of all abilities.
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Therapeutic Lifestyle Change 

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Brain Injuries Need Immediate Treatment - EIN News (press release)

Brain Injuries Need Immediate Treatment
EIN News (press release)
Brain injuries are complex to treat. This is because a brain injury is rarely just one injury. Instead, the damage develops after the initial impact.
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An Important reminder.

 

Ends with ?call a lawyer"!

 

 

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