This is a Forum for spouses of people who have suffered a brain injury.

It features: advice, anecdotes, stories, poetry, recommendations, and wisdom from those who share the bond of hope and survival.


Spouses' Words

A Directory of Offerings by caregivers, and former caregivers.

The Journal

Elise tells of the journal she kept and the many ways it helped in her husband's recovery.

Bringing back all the memories...

Melissa speaks of memories of the NICU.

TBI Hero

Susan speaks about the importance of the support of friends.

Guilt and Being Human

Alex talks about the guilt a spouse may feel.

Spouse Anecdotes

Varied thoughts from spouses and caregivers on brain injury.

The Caregiver

Peg shares a poem about her life as a caregiver, wife and mother.


Peg shares her thoughts on her current life as a caregiver.


An anecdote about her husband's prognosis by Melissa.

Recommended Reading

Deb finds support in the book, Where is the Mango Princess?

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