NeuroRestorative sponsors the annual Run to Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital philanthropy supporting Veterans returning from service in Afghanistan and Iraq with traumatic brain injuries and their families. Local news network, New England Cable News (NECN) featured the day's events and interviewed NeuroRestorative COO Bill Duffy.
ach soldier who comes to Grove House—a program for Veterans and Military Service Members with traumatic brain injuries operated by NeuroRestorative in collaboration with Virginia NeuroCare—has one experience in common: the boundless love, care and support they receive from House Manager Darlene Pike. Hear more about Darlene's passion for helping others as The Network congratulates her during the 2010 Ripple of Hope Awards ceremony.
Many individuals with brain injury commonly report problems with balance. Hear from one of NeuroRestorative's physical therapists Lisa Chapman, on the importance of balance for brain injury survivors and integrated treatment options that combine physical exercises with cognitive therapies to help individuals maintain balance.
Hear from Dr. Frank Lewis, PhD on the symptoms and causes of depression following a brain injury. Dr. Lewis, a cognitive psychologist and NeuroRestorative's Director of Clinical Outcomes, provides advice to family members and treatment options to help individuals cope with depression and continue to heal from their injury.
Following a brain injury, the deeply embedded and long-term memories usually remain intact while short-term memory may significantly affected. Learn about the three memory system areas and strategies that can help a survivor improve their memory from NeuroRestorative's Tori Harding.