Issues of Advocacy for the Brain Injury Community


This page originally contained an essay about what I felt was important areas of advocacy for the brain injury community.  It was written around 2000 and has historic interest, particularly because most of these issues are still ripe.  They included better understanding of the brain stem, MS and trauma and the ethics of treating brain injured people. For more on the ethical issues of treating TBI Survivors, look at the TBI Voices blogs, from our interview with TBI Advocate, Craig Sicilia, beginning at

This essay can still be read at 

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