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The Brain Injury Association of America - Texas Division is committed to bringing help, hope, and healing to all Texans impacted by brain injury.  
  • More than 144,000 Texans sustain a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) every year 
  • More than 5,700 Texans are permanently disabled every year from a TBI
  • An estimated 381,000 Texans (2% of the population) live with a disability caused by a TBI

Through our direct affiliation with the Brain Injury Association of America, we are able to build our voice throughout the Lone Star State with constant support from the nation's oldest and largest nationwide brain injury advocacy organization.

Mission

Our mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment, and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Through advocacy, we bring help, hope, and healing to millions of individuals living with brain injury, their families, and the professionals who serve them.

How Can I Get Involved?

With so many of our fellow Texans impacted by brain injury every day, there is no better time than now to find out how you can make a difference. Please email us for information on getting involved with a steering committee in your area as we work to increase awareness of brain injury, provide information, resources, and support for individuals who have sustained brain injuries and their families, and advocate for improved funding and services across Texas. 

Latest News Surrounding Brain Injury

BIAA Co-Sponsors Fly-in, Congressional Briefing 28-Jun-2017

While Congress considers health care reform, it is critical that people with injuries, illnesses, and disabilities have continued access to rehabilitative and habilitative care. As a leader in thr.. Read More...

Brain Injury Advocates Visit Capitol Hill27-Jun-2017

Brain injury advocates from every corner of the nation converge on Capitol Hill today, June 27, to speak with lawmakers about healthcare and encourage them to protect rehabilitation as an essentia.. Read More...

Brown-Bag-It for Brain Injury Returns June 2823-Jun-2017

This week, try something new! On Wednesday, June 28, bring in some healthy, good-for-your-brain #BrainFood for lunch and donate what you would have spent on lunch to the Brain Injury Asso.. Read More...

Blink Once For Yes Featured on Snap Judgment17-Jun-2017

"Blink Once For Yes," an audio documentary recounting the story of the Fecile family’s experience with traumatic brain injury (TBI), is being featured across the country on Snap Judgment. Li.. Read More...

Submit a Nomination for BIAA's Prestigious Awards12-Jun-2017

You are invited to nominate outstanding researchers and clinicians for recognition by the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA). The nomination form can be downloaded here (http://www.biausa... Read More...

THE Challenge! Spring 2017 Now Available05-Jun-2017

The latest edition of THE Challenge! is now available for free download. This issue features stories that focus on ways to personalize your brain injury experience through the use of technology. Click.. Read More...

June 27: Capitol Hill Fly-in to Protect Rehabilitation02-Jun-2017

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) and the BIAA Business and Professional Council, in collaboration with the Coalition to Preserve Rehabilitation, invite brain injury advocates across .. Read More...

President Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts Brain Injury Services22-May-2017

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) received an advanced copy of President Trump's budget analysis, which seeks to combine the TBI State Grant Program with the Developmental Disabilitie.. Read More...

Centre for Neuro Skills Honors National Stroke Awareness Month03-May-2017

The Centre for Neuro Skills (CNS) (http://www.neuroskills.com/) is a proud corporate sponsor of the Brain Injury Association of America. This May, CNS is honoring National Stroke Awareness Month w.. Read More...

BIAA Board of Directors Adopts Position on Rehabilitation Outcomes27-Mar-2017

On March 21, 2017, BIAA’s Board of Directors adopted a position paper to provide insight into the manner by which existing outcomes research should be evaluated and to urge the utmost care b.. Read More...

 

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