Traumatic brain injury (TBI) rehabilitation

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Rehabilitation

Every year, millions of people suffer from traumatic brain injury. Resulting from a medical incident, traffic collision, slip and fall, workplace mishap or sports injury, TBIs are classified as any external injury that causes brain damage and affects the patient’s ability to function.

Relearning Every Day

Traumatic brain injuries generally cause physical symptoms such as motor skill damage, cognitive impairment, memory loss, concentration and attention issues, skewed reality and perception, and language and speech damage. Most injuries of this type also affect emotional and behavioral aspects.

Traumatic brain injuries mostly occur suddenly, swiftly and severely impacting the patients’ lives. Patients find their ability to function significantly damaged a circumstance that deeply affecting their quality of life and the lives of the people around them.

Cognitive Rehabilitation

At the Feuerstein Institute’s Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center (BIRC), specialists work with the patients to help improve their cognitive, linguistic and functional abilities, and assist them in finding an occupation suitable to their new abilities and desires. The staff assesses their existing abilities, the challenges they are currently facing, and works to design a therapeutic regimen with the right tools to help the patients make progress.

TBI Program

The BIRC programs are comprehensive and intensive. They include:

  • Instrumental Enrichment
  • Multi-disciplinary treatments, including occupational therapy, speech therapy, rehabilitative teaching and neuropsychology
  • Practice improving all various functional abilities in order to allow for comprehensive rehabilitation resulting in occupational reintegration.

“At Feuerstein Institute, we believe that anyone can be rehabilitated from traumatic brain injuries, and return to living a full and active life.”

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The cost of treatment for a child with special cognitive needs is US$ 5,000
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