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Author Todd, David

Title Narrative Approaches to Brain Injury
Published Karnac Books, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Brain injuries series
Brain injuries series.
Contents COVER; CONTENTS; ABOUT THE EDITORS AND CONTRIBUTORS; SERIES EDITORS' FOREWORD; GLOSSARY; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE Understanding narratives: a beacon of hope or Pandora's box?; CHAPTER TWO Brain injury narratives: an undercurrent into the restof your life; CHAPTER THREE Narrative approaches to goal setting; CHAPTER FOUR Narrative therapy and trauma; CHAPTER FIVE Exploring discourses of caring: Trish and the impossible agenda; CHAPTER SIX Narrative practice in the context of communication disability: a question of accessibility
CHAPTER SEVEN Helping children create positive stories about a parent's brain injuryCHAPTER EIGHT Using narrative ideas and practices in indirect work with services and professionals; CHAPTER NINE Outcome evidence; INDEX
Summary This book brings together narrative approaches and brain injury rehabilitation, in a manner that fosters an understanding of the natural fit between the two. We live our lives by narratives and stories, and brain injury can affect those narratives at many levels, with far-reaching effects. Understanding held narratives is as important as understanding the functional profile of the injury. This book explores ways to create a space for personal stories to emerge and change, whilst balancing theory with practical application. Despite the emphasis of this book on the compatibility of narrative app
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Subject Brain Injuries -- rehabilitation -- Case Reports
Narration -- Case Reports
Narrative Therapy -- Case Reports
Brain damage.
Narrative therapy.
Brain damage.
Narrative therapy.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1306118158