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Support Group Start-Up Kit BISGN GUIDELINES v4-April 2010 PowerPoint presentations
In Washington State, you can call: 1-877-TBI-1766 – The State TBI Resource Line Or online follow these links:
Peer mentoring is a process in which an individual who, as a “veteran” of a life experience, helps another person currently coping with a similar life event and in need of support from a knowledgeable friend. Peer mentoring programs have been developed to aid people with a variety of medical conditions and physical disabilities, and to help their families. Mentoring programs have been created to assist people with employment, education and community integration. Over 1.5 million Americans suffer nonfatal traumatic brain injuries each year which do not require hospitalization. An estimated 62.persons out of every 100,000 adults age 15 and