April 22, 2020 - Helpful tips for your mental health during COVID-19 self-quarantine
In this edition of Brain Injury Today, psychotherapist and former BIAWA board member Lori Weisman joins Deborah and president Allison Mollner to offer practical advice on ways to manage your mental health and relationships during the COVID-19 self-quarantine.
Lori Weisman is a psychotherapist who has 40 years of experience working with traumatic brain injury. Her career began as a speech pathologist working at a world renown rehab hospital in southern California. This gave her a solid understanding of the intricacies of the brain and the unique challenges that come with brain injury. She went on to create the first transitional living center in Southern California and in Utah. She than became a psychotherapist specializing in working with traumatic brain injury and couples’ therapy. Lori consults with attorneys and has served as an expert witness in cases.
She is a past board member and has taught classes in our community education program on Relationships and TBI. Currently, she has a full-time practice in Bellevue, WA. and consults and trains healthcare professionals to serve the needs of this population. She offers webinars for individuals and couples who have sustained a TBI to help them with the challenges they face and provides solutions to adapt to the many changes that are experienced.
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Brain Injury Today is the official podcast of the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington. Join Executive Director Deborah Crawley for insightful and inspiring conversations from members of the Brain Injury community.
This episode of Brain Injury Today is sponsored by the Washington State Traumatic Brain Injury Council and was produced and edited by Goal17Media.com and is available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or Spotify.