|At-Home Activities to Improve Cognition|
Ideas, activities, and strategies for improving cognition, including memory, problem-solving, orientation, organization, and reasoning.
|Attention and Concentration Problems|
People who have sustained a brain injury may not immediately recognize that their ability to concentrate has changed, which can lead to misunderstandings when others perceive an inability to concentrate as a lack of intelligence or motivation.
|Attention Challenges Following TBI: Overview and Treatment Strategies|
The nature and frequency of attention lapses following a TBI can regularly disrupt daily activities at home, work, and in the community. This research brief provides an overview of attention challenges following TBI and treatment approaches for managing these challenges.
|Cognitive Problems After a Brain Injury|
After a TBI it is common for people to have problems with attention, concentration, speech and language, learning and memory, reasoning, planning and problem-solving.
|Cognitive Symptoms of Vestibular Disorders|
Vestibular disorders can affect your ability to think, specifically to pay attention and concentrate, to remember, to reason, and to problem solve. Often times, you may find you are easily distracted, both by external stimuli (others talking, TV) and by internal stimuli (your thoughts and feelings).
|Problems with Organizing|
Feel like you can’t get organized after your brain injury? Here are some simple but effective strategies that can help you get on track
|Memory and Moderate to Severe Brain Injury|
This fact sheet explains memory problems that may affect people with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI). By understanding the new limits on their memory and ways to help overcome those limits, people with TBI can still get things done every day.
|Memory Problems and Tips|
Short-term memory loss is very common after a brain injury – thankfully there are plenty of coping strategies available. Typical situations include forgetting people’s names, losing a train of thought, getting lost at the shops, repeating or forgetting past conversations, misplacing objects and difficulty learning new skills.
|Problems with Perception of Time after a Brain Injury|
After a traumatic brain injury, patients can experience a variety of problems, such as the perception of time. There are steps that can be followed to help with time perception by establishing basic routines, breaking down tasks, and establishing prompts to promote accuracy with time.
|Ways to Improve Your Memory – Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI)|
Coping skills and strategies to help improve memory following concussion.