Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback)

Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries: 101 Stories of Hope, Healing, and Hard Work

By Amy Newmark, Dr. Carolyn Roy-Bornstein, Lee Woodruff (Foreword by)

Chicken Soup for the Soul, 9781611599381, 432pp.

Publication Date: June 24, 2014

List Price: 16.95*
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This collection of 101 stories provides support, advice, and inspiration to help you and your loved ones on your road to recovery from Traumatic Brain Injuries.

These are inspiring and motivating stories of hope, healing, and hard work for patients and their loved ones who are recovering from TBI.

You’ll read chapters on:
  • But You Look So Normal—What it’s like living with TBI
  • Self-Discovery—Embracing and accepting the new normal
  • Never Giving Up—The power of persistence and hard work
  • Healing Power of Mother Nature—Get outside and heal!
  • Acceptance—Rebuilding your life with your new reality
  • A Family Affair—Giving and accepting help from those you love
  • Attitude Is Everything—Staying positive and seeing the good
  • Coping Strategies that Work—Great advice from other survivors
  • Opportunity Knocks—New chances, new careers, new purpose
  • Making a Difference—The healing power of helping others

About the Author

Amy Newmark is publisher and editor-in-chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul. Dr. Carolyn Roy-Bornstein is a physician and writer with a grown son recovering from a traumatic brain injury. Lee Woodruff is a contributor to CBS This Morning and author whose husband, ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff, recovered from a traumatic brain injury incurred while embedded with the military in Iraq.