Book Resources for Caregivers

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Living with Brain Injury: A Guide for Families

By Richard Senelick, MD and Karla Doughtery

Living with Brain Injury: A Guide for FamiliesThe new, updated edition of the renowned classic – complete with cutting edge neuroplasticity and exciting experimental rehabilitation research! Living with Brain Injury will help readers – both families of patients and professionals alike – through the new, uncharted territory of brain rehabilitation, a world where people we love may change before our eyes, physically, mentally, and emotionally.

The Caregiver’s Tale: The True Story of A Woman, Her Husband Who Fell Off the Roof and Traumatic Brain Injury

By Marie Therese Gass

The Caregiver's Tale: The True Story Of A Woman, Her Husband Who Fell Off The Roof, And Traumatic Brain InjuryFrom the Spousal Caregiver’s point of view, this is the story of the first seven years after severe Traumatic Brain Injury, as well as essays concerning the problems of fixing things or at least letting life operate more smoothly. Humor and pathos, love and frustration, rages and not knowing what to do–all these make up a complete story of Traumatic Brain Injury.

When God Doesn’t Fix It: Lessons You Never Wanted to Learn, Truths You Can’t Live Without 

By Laura Story

When God Doesn't Fix It: Lessons You Never Wanted to Learn, Truths You Can't Live Without Worship leader and recording artist Laura Story’s life took an unexpected turn when her husband, Martin, was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Their lives would never be the same. Yes, with God all things are possible. But the devastating news was that no cure existed to restore Martin’s short-term memory, eyesight, and other complications. The fairy-tale life Laura had dreamed of was no longer possible. And yet in struggling with God about how to live with broken dreams, Laura has found joy and a deeper intimacy with Jesus.