by Dr Vicki Hall, Neuromindworks Ltd

Websites for brain injury memory aids

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 message alarm [...]

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Websites for brain injury memory aids

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

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 [...]

Useful Mobile Phone Apps for Clients with Brain Injury

Useful mobile-phone apps (adapted from the book ‘Living Beyond Brain Injury’; Hall, 2014) Mobile-phone apps are constantly being developed and updated. The best way to [...]

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 [...]