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Title Narrative approaches to brain injury / edited by Stephen Weatherhead and David Todd.

Publication Info. London : Karnac Books, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (253 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series The Brain Injuries Series
Brain injuries series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed December 30, 2013).
Contents Introduction / Stephen Weatherhead and David Todd -- 1. Understanding narratives: a beacon of hope or Pandora's box? / Ava Easton and Karl Atkin -- 2. Brain injury narratives: an undercurrent into the rest of your life / Katy Flynn, Anna Daiches, and Stephen Weatherhead -- 3. Narrative approaches to goal setting / David Todd -- 4. Narrative therapy and trauma / Maggie Carey -- 5. Exploring discourses of caring: Trish and the impossible agenda / Sarah Walther, Amanda Redstone, and Anette Holmgren -- 6. Narrative practice in the context of communication disability: a question of accessibility / Rozanne Barrow -- 7. Helping children create positive stories about a parent's brain injury / Audrey Daisley, Simon Prangnell, and Ruth Seed -- 8. Using narrative ideas and practices in indirect work with services and professionals / Lincoln Simmonds -- 9. Outcome evidence / David Todd and Stephen Weatherhead.
Summary This book brings together narrative approaches and brain injury rehabilitation, in a manner that fosters an understanding of the natural fit between the two. We live our lives by narratives and stories, and brain injury can affect those narratives at many levels, with far-reaching effects. Understanding held narratives is as important as understanding the functional profile of the injury. This book explores ways to create a space for personal stories to emerge and change, whilst balancing theory with practical application. Despite the emphasis of this book on the compatibility of narrative app.
Subject Brain damage.
Narrative therapy.
Brain Injuries -- rehabilitation.
Narrative Therapy.
MEDICAL -- Physiology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Human Anatomy & Physiology.
Brain damage. (OCoLC)fst00837716
Medicine. (OCoLC)fst01014893
Narrative therapy. (OCoLC)fst01033063
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case Reports.
Electronic books.
Added Author Todd, David.
Weatherhead, Stephen.
Other Form: Print version: Narrative approaches to brain injury. London : Karnac Books, 2014 (DLC) 2014397001
ISBN 9781782411048 (electronic bk.)
1782411046 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000053782754
DEBBG BV042792416
DEBSZ 429935064
NZ1 15410708

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