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Parenting for Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury

Categories: Living with Brain Injury

This guide for parents was created by Kacey Little Maestas, Ph.D. and Angelle M. Sander, Ph.D. Download the full PDF to find the following content:

  • How Does TBI Affect Parenting?
  • What Are the Common Challenges Faced by Parents with TBI?
  • Suggestions for Parents with TBI
  • Further Resources for Parents with TBI

Here is an excerpt of this guide:


Parenting can be challenging for anyone. Unfortunately, the problems that happen after traumatic brain injury (TBI) can make parenting even more of a challenge. In this brochure we describe how TBI can affect parenting. Next we discuss some of common challenges faced by parents with TBI. We also offer some suggestions or tips to help parents deal with these challenges. Lastly, we include information and resources about where to go for more help. If you are experiencing any challenges with parenting, know that you are not alone. We hope that this information will help you become more confident and satisfied with the important job of raising your children.

To read the rest of Parenting for Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury, click here.


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