Carer Sessions - NEW

A free family survival kit

17 May - 28 June

Who are the sessions for?

The course is designed specifically for Families and Carers of adults who have sustained an Acquired Brain Injury – either Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or other types of Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) - stroke, encephalitis, hypoxia etc.

What is the course about?

The course will offer families and carers the opportunity to learn more about the brain, the consequences and impairments associated with brain injury, e.g. memory, concentration, and emotional and behavioural difficulties.

There are six sessions offering practical advice and there is plenty of time for carers to discuss issues, ask questions and share experiences. The group format is friendly and relaxed run by qualified Rehabilitation Coordinators, who specialise in brain injury. Sessions last 60 - 90 minutes - the first 60 minutes is dedicated to a topic, and the last 30 minutes is for optional discussion and questions. Sessions are conducted online via Zoom.

If you are new to Zoom, we can help you get set up.

Sessions via Zoom

Monday 17 May 7.30pm Understanding the Brain
Monday 24 May 7.30pm Understanding Cognition
Monday 7 June 7.30pm Understanding Fatigue
Monday 14 June 7.30pm Emotional and Behaviour Change
Monday 21 June 7.30pm Communication
Monday 28 June 7.30pm Recap and Moving Forward

Booking details

You can email or call us using the following details:

Email:  referral@headwaysurrey.org
Tel:      01483 454433

 

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We rely on voluntary donations to continue to provide vital services to brain injury survivors and their families. There are many ways to make a donation. Click to learn more.

Headway Surrey is a Registered Charity. Registered Charity Number: 1046863. A Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England Number: 2991672 Headway Surrey, Headway House, North Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 9PU

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