Mind your Brain

Mind your Brain provides brain injury rehabilitation as well as support for cognitive aging. Heike, Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) and Rehabilitation Professional (RRP) @ Mind your Brain provides cognitive and associated counselling services to people who experience difficulties due to acquired brain injury (e.g. brain tumor, traumatic brain injury) or as a consequence of chemotherapy, and Learning disability (as appropriate). Services include cognitive rehabilitation and counselling (adjusting to life/ coping with brain injury). Heike @ Mind your Brain also provides services to support people who EITHER experience cognitive decline (e.g. memory difficulties) as result of age-related mild cognitive impairment (MCI) OR who would like to prevent cognitive decline by actively keeping their brain healthy. Services will be targeted to a client's needs.

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Item Name Price
Cognitive Rehabilitation / Brain injury counselling CAD $ 120.00

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@Mind_your_Brain Mar 15, 21:53

Here is a 2018 systematic review, which suggests that currently there is insufficient high-quality evidence to... https://t.co/lnUIr49JHs

@Mind_your_Brain Mar 09, 16:43

This book has 2 chapters that caught my eye, chapter 2 on Cognitive Functions in Geriatric Populations and... https://t.co/DX5Sg9Gdi2

@Mind_your_Brain Mar 01, 23:26

And here is some exciting news, the opening of "Dementia Villages" in BC. The model has been successfully used... https://t.co/2QPdlLKxLB

@Mind_your_Brain Mar 01, 23:22

Results of this 2018 study support the significant role of physical activity as a leisure & recreational activity... https://t.co/4fmfD99jdu

@Mind_your_Brain Feb 24, 17:13

The FDA has approved marketing of first blood test to aid in the evaluation of concussion in adults. As exciting... https://t.co/BEYKLfGBA5

@Mind_your_Brain Feb 24, 17:05

When treating patients with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, neurologists often encounter discrepancies, in that... https://t.co/p8fVHnShrl

@Mind_your_Brain Feb 19, 22:07

The following website post talks about 'What is life like after a brain injury the roadblocks experienced by... https://t.co/SCSDWxl98U

@Mind_your_Brain Feb 03, 16:34

This chapter of the book:'Handbook of Developmental Neurotoxicology' (page 265) can be reviewed via google books... https://t.co/JSPrcIaZpA

@Mind_your_Brain Feb 03, 16:29

One unresolved question in the field of TBI regards the increased risk of dementia following TBI. This 2018... https://t.co/OuvLeRnDRZ

@Mind_your_Brain Jan 28, 20:33

This 2017 book on sports concussions includes a chapter on the "Rest and recovery from concussion" by Noah... https://t.co/L3r37VDc5L

@Mind_your_Brain Jan 12, 15:14

Similarly to the earlier post today, this post provides guidance to seniors and their loved ones in terms of... https://t.co/O2UQedyAbn

@Mind_your_Brain Jan 12, 14:58

Here is a page providing fundamental information on the nervous system and related disorder. This page also... https://t.co/Kthk41sg7W

@Mind_your_Brain Dec 23, 16:30

A systematic review into evidence of supplements to prevent cognitive decline (physical exercise and cognitive... https://t.co/Qr5QTHsG6m

@Mind_your_Brain Dec 17, 16:37

This link speaks for itself: Dementia helpline from the AD Society of BC: https://t.co/kXB8pVF5Ud

@Mind_your_Brain Dec 02, 18:16

Last post for today, I thought after the post on how marriage is affected by brain injury, it is likely also... https://t.co/wumCs2cs2r

@Mind_your_Brain Dec 02, 18:09

As a follow up to the last post, this post talks about marriage after brain injury: https://t.co/UWoKEqPtDE

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 26, 01:43

Sometimes I find great information on what happens to people after brain injuries including their relationships.... https://t.co/OZS3aakQue

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 25, 17:00

Hot of the press, this accepted manuscript suggests that cognitive capacity (e.g., higher cognitive functions)... https://t.co/2wGRJGkQTc

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 25, 16:12

I have posted a number of articles on nutrition. This 2017 article's content includes information on nutrition... https://t.co/91HpZ4cesn

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 22, 00:13

I was contacted by Meredith, a registered nurse, and a health writer, who I have been informed that November is... https://t.co/tChCPX3xRN

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 18, 16:59

Here is a post on headaches following concussion, one the most common symptoms following traumatic brain injury... https://t.co/llwVrehMbc

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 11, 04:29

As public awareness regarding concussion has increased, there has been a renewed focus on research, especially in... https://t.co/kwA78Z0plR

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 04, 17:49

Similarly to the information discussed in the earlier post today, another approach to generalize cognitive... https://t.co/4b4PqIOHiw

@Mind_your_Brain Nov 04, 17:44

One of the major challenges in in the field of cognitive rehabilitation treatment (CRT) is the question of... https://t.co/ASl0Y60dIx

@Mind_your_Brain Oct 28, 17:37

Physical activity, either aerobic or resistance training [which has been shown to be associated with an increase... https://t.co/EZwKxlqdz5

@Mind_your_Brain Oct 21, 16:31

Dualistic thinking has informed our understandings since the historical times (i.e., including Aristotle, Plato),... https://t.co/DDrZtjYOlp

@Mind_your_Brain Oct 07, 17:04

Last post in today's series on cognitive aging, this article addresses the ethical dilemma that arises when... https://t.co/3boQyuW4mZ

@Mind_your_Brain Oct 07, 16:55

This study focuses on internet resources that emphasized audience members’ personal responsibility for managing... https://t.co/JYh54qCVhi

@Mind_your_Brain Oct 07, 16:33

Subjective cognitive decline can be suggestive of later objective cognitive decline. However, many factors can... https://t.co/diMAh3XYho

@Mind_your_Brain Sep 30, 16:55

In addition to the previous article on caregivers' burden, I am posting an article on the changes that can be... https://t.co/88FmFoEuZJ