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October 21, 2021 - Going Back To Work After Brain Injury



Work is one of the biggest challenges for brain injury survivors. It’s common for survivors to lose or leave jobs after a brain injury. And even those who maintain employment will likely need accomodations. In this episode Deborah speaks with Dr. Bob Fraser, a psychologist who runs the Neurological Vocational Services Unit (NVSU), a nonprofit that helps people with brain injuries and other neurological conditions find and maintain employment. Dr. Bob, as we like to call him, talks about the different challenges brain injury survivors face with work and the various resources available to help.

Learn more about NVSU at nvsrehab.org

Get help from Washington’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation by visiting dshs.wa.gov/dvr


For more resources related to traumatic brain injury visit:

Brain Injury Today Podcast

Brain Injury Alliance of Washington

PACTTrusts.org - The Pooled Alliance Community Trusts

Brain Injury Art Show


Brain Injury Today is the official podcast of the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington. Hosted by BIAWA Executive Director Deborah Crawley, the show brings listeners inspiring conversations with survivors, researchers, counselors, caretakers and more, in an effort to strengthen connections within the brain injury community.

This episode of Brain Injury Today Podcast was produced and edited by Goal17media.com and is available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or Spotify.




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