by Dr Vicki Hall, Neuromindworks Ltd

Websites, apps and software for brain injury memory aids

WEBSITES General memory aids: www.bindependent.com - sells a range of alarm watches and other electronic reminders. http://www.enablingdevices.com - supplies various aids, including vibrating cueing devices. www.epill.com - offers pillbox and electronic reminders. www.medicalarm.co.uk sells - pillboxes and watch alarms. www.relax-uk.com - sells [...]

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Websites, apps and software for brain injury memory aids

WEBSITES General memory aids: www.bindependent.com - sells a range of alarm watches and other electronic reminders. http://www.enablingdevices.com - supplies various [...]

COMMUNICATION GUIDELINES FOR BRAIN INJURY SURVIVORS

COMMUNICATION GUIDELINES Often clients with brain injury have problems communicating with others due to a range of problems including cognitive difficulties (i.e. [...]

Strategies for re-orientation in brain injury

NEUROMINDWORKS STRATEGIES FOR ORIENTATION Verbal orientation Clients may sometimes need orientating if they are presenting as confused (e.g. asking to leave the hospital/ [...]

Edale Charity Walk

Saturday 17th of October 2015 saw the Edale Charity Walk, hosted by Irwin Mitchell in aid of the Child Brain Injury trust. Workers from all around healthcare sector arrived to [...]

Useful Websites for Clients with Brain Injury

USEFUL WEBSITES FOR CLIENTS WITH BRAIN INJURY Adapted from the book “Living Beyond Brain Injury” (Hall, 2014)   Websites for brain injury charity [...]

Mindfulness interventions for clients with brain injury

What is mindfulness? Mindfulness is all about becoming aware of your internal states (e.g. thoughts, emotions and physical sensations) and your environment (e.g. what you can [...]