TBI: To Be Inspired

3yrs; Day 1124 – from Corey

hello everyone, once again its corey i think that everyone has to have bad days and even when that happens, which is not often but happens to us all, me and my mom are there for each other through the good times and the bad. when i can turn the table and help mom,...

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3yrs; Day 1123 – Caregiver’s Prayer

Hi Everyone, We've been on a run that is wearing on me. Yesterday's post highlighted a minute and twenty five seconds of hope, joy and rejuvenation. It was a minute and twenty five seconds within a 24 hour day. Sometimes that's all we get. Today we didn't receive our...

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3yrs; Day 1153 – from Corey

Hi Everyone, Happy Thanksgiving! We are happy to be celebrating with our NY family this year. As Corey mentioned in a previous post, Uncle Tom and Aunt Marjy have a unique family tradition. They exchanged their dinner prayer for "thankfuls". Each person takes a turn...

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3yrs; Day 1122 – Corey defines EMOTION words

Hi Everyone, Have you ever seen the plaque "Don't make me call the flying monkeys"? Today was one of those days... Bryn Mawr called to inform us that our insurance company had not evaluated Corey's progress notes sent in last week. The review awards us additional...

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3yrs; Day 1118 – little Chef

Hi everyone, it’s Marie and Corey, Corey and Caitlin went to Bryn Mawr today. Corey had a busy eval day with Natalie. They had timed walking tests, sit/stand tests and as if that was not enough, she used the Lokomat without the motorized robot legs and then climbed...

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3yrs; Day 1117 – presentation Corey’s speech

Hi Everyone, Our presentation went very well. In fact, we almost filled the main patient Dining Room. We opened with Corey’s Recovery Timeline Video which is very moving as you know. Many of the staff had not seen photographs of Corey prior to her accident....

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3yrs; Day 1116 – presentation LIVING with TBI

Hi Everyone, It's Marie and Corey We have been busy rehearsing. What are we up to now you ask? Tomorrow we will be the In-Service guest speakers for the Brain Injury staff of Bryn Mawr Rehab. Some might say that this is providential because 3 years ago today we moved...

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3yrs; Day 1107 – Corey’s 21!

Hi Everyone, We all love to celebrate special days ~ holiday’s, weddings, anniversaries and birthdays. These among many others are days of remembrance. They are special because we take time to celebrate and enjoy life with the people we love. Today is Corey’s 21st...

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3yrs; Day 1114 – from Corey

Hi Everyone, We've had a roller coaster weekend with Corrine but Corey has been doing well with her journaling. We learn so much utilizing this medium. It has proven itself to be an invaluable resource! Despite our challenges, she had a new first yesterday. Corey...

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3yrs; Day 1144 – from Corey; aqua video

Hi Everyone, Thank you for the wonderful feedback on Corey’s latest video. We were in the pool today and shot another! That’s right…a new first. Corey started water therapy 15 weeks ago. You've seen a few water videos including a few with assisted walking. Today Corey...

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