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Next show: 01/18
January 4th 2021
Founders of: The Brain Injury Recovery Foundation is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization
Laura Barlow from the UK, who is a Brain Injury Solicitor
Survivor: Corbin Raymond and his mother/caregiver: Sadie
former NHL player from the 90's-2000's, that is a brain injury survivor/advocate
Krystal Merrells, survivor of multiple concussions that helps other TBI survivors sort through all the confusing nutrition information
Dr. Greene West Hollywood Veteran, and also a physician that is specializing in human performance, sports medicine, nutrition, recovery and mind-body enhancement.
Dr. Leighton Chan and Dr. Pashtun Shahim with National Institute of Health(NIH) Clinical Center
Allison Fullmer who is the owner of Sanara Yoga and Wellness in Southlake Texas.
Allison, understands the important benefits of Yoga, and Mediation in general. But, especially with a Brain Injury.
Anne Mckenzie from New Zealand who sustained a TBI from a cycling accident in 2005. She now is motivational speaker, well known Author, Brain Injury Advocate, and also a Bike, skateboard, skates etc helmet Advocate.
Mrs. Tamsyn Wood from United Kingdom who is a mother of four and Caregiver of husband: Alex that suffered a severe brain injury playing rugby in 2011and permanently requires round-the-clock care, remains in a wheelchair.
October 7th 2019
Mac Lawson a stand up comedian, real estate agent, and a THREE time survivor.
September 16th 2019
-Dr. Lindsey Harik TIRR Memorial Hermann clinical neuropsychologist that specializes in the assessment and management of neurobehavioral sequelae following acquired brain injury.
-Dr. Keira O'Dell TIRR Memorial Hermann Challenge Program( outpatient community reintegration brain injury rehabilitation helping individuals recover and resume productive and meaningful participation
- Gabriela Ryan TBI US Army Vet, & Regional Education Coordinator for the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center regarding traumatic brain injury to military and veteran patients, families, and medical providers.
September 2nd 2019
Mrs. Jesi Bergeson, her daughter: Shaylyn was a 9 yr old girl that passed away while fighting for her life after falling out of a tree and landing on a piece of rebar that impaled the left side of her head.
Now, is a nurse to spread support towards families.
August 19th 2019
Sharon Madsen, a nutrition consultant, western herbalist, author, speaker, coach and a 2013 TBI survivor. She has used her education to heal not only herself, but also others with multiple health issues besides just TBI for the past 26 years
August 5th 2019
Gabi Whitmer, Neuroptimize licensed professional counselor and neurofeedback therapist,
July 29th 2019
Angie Noack a licensed professional counselor at NeurOptimize and is currently in the process of becoming a Board Certified Professional in Neurofeedback
June 3rd 2019
-Dr. Merrit, Medical Doctor at: Bay Medical Sacred Heart, and researcher/developer of 17 hour fast that: offers maximum benefits from a minimum fast which promotes an enriching mind, body and soul experience.
-Ms. Deborah Schlag, with the Brain Injury Association of Georgia, founder of the Awakengins: inner Healing and Empowerment, and the author of Becoming the Healer: Miracle of Brain Injury.
May 20th 2019
Monica and Chris Walden, Caregivers of the Brain Injury Survivor: T’arra "Tee"
April 29th 2019
Mr. and Mrs. Becker. Parents/Caretakers of: A TBI Survivor: Brett Becker
Brett, sustained his injury on: January 4, 2016 while snow skiing in Wisconsin during his freshman year at: Indiana University with his dad, uncle and two cousins. He went down a ski jump and overshot the landing. Which, on the Glasgow Scale Brett was rated a 3, the worst possible outcome.
April 15th 2019
Sabrina Greeg, certified Dog trainer, and Yoga instructor that pushes strongly to promote Mental Health awareness. She understands the battle of Brain Injuries personally after having members of her family sustaining them. Which, one feel 75 ft free climbing, and her Mother has an cyst at the base of her skull.
March 18th 2019
Rebecca Taskin, licensed New York City based speech and language pathologist (speech therapist) with a background in neuroscience. Her research has work focused on attention, memory, and cognition, and assisting children ages 5 -21 with severe traumatic brain injury.
Kandi Montalvo, Personal and Professional Developmental Specialist, that with education in performance & cognitive psychologies and experience in the development of human capital, assist's in the exploration of talents, strengths and latent potential in those who will bring prosperity, commerce, and innovative ideas into lives of all ages with/without Brain Injuries.
February 18th 2019
Dr. Zender, forensic psychologist, the founding director of the Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Psychological Trauma at Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, and specializes in TBI and mild brain injuries.
February 4th 2019
-Kristina Mitchell, Legal Nurse, Pain Expert and more that also actually had brain surgery in March 2015. So with her line of work she sympathizes with those affected with Brain Injuries.
-Vicki Evangelista, professional counselor, but in March of 2014 her husband and her were T-boned by a much larger vehicle where she sustained a Brain Injury.
January 7th 2019
Greg Nordfelt, TBI survivor in 2011. Now Greg is an Inspirational Keynote Speaker, joined the National Speakers Association, local Mountain West Chapter, and by published his own memoir, “RIDE ON: Adventures in Traumatic Brain Injury.”
Dr. Teresa Murray with Louisiana Tech University who has recently been conducting research to develop solutions to Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries to identify new therapeutic targets
Ori Amir. Who is a part-time comedian at the Burbank Comedy Festival in Los Angeles, and a full-time neuroscientist based in Southern California who studies the brains of comedians with power of jokes. He is pioneering a new field of research that looks at humor creation in the brain.
Deanna Blair, founder of Spot the DOTS...Developing. Optimal. Talents. Soulfully - Connecting minds, bodies, and souls for a healthier lifestyle.
June 1st 2020
Emily Smith from Toronto Canada, that is the founder of the TBI Worldwide foundation and a TBI survivor!
May 18th 2020
Dublin Ireland research psychologist, neuroscientist, filmmaker, award-winning science communicator and author of the No 1 bestseller 100 Days to a Younger Brain: Sabina Brennan.
May 4th 2020
TBI Survivor and Musician: Brittin Lane.
In 2016 at the age of 17 she survived a severe long-boarding accident. Now at 21, she is a talented musician that has gained of 17 MILLION Spotify streams, over 100,000 monthly listeners, and has just real see her full length album: “Lonely Neighborhood”.
April 20th 2020
Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner, an Associate Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation and Human Performance, Icahn School of Medicine, Mt. Sinai, Co-Investigator on the NIDILRR-funded NY TBI and SCI Model Systems, Co-Investigator on the NJ Commission on SCI Research funded Informing Identification of Neuropathic Pain Phenotypes in People with SCI, and Co-Director for the Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation funded Development of a Consumer Guide for the Prevention of VTE in Individuals with SCI.
Lamia Singfield the mother of Danah that is an Akron student who suffered a devastating brain injury in 2012 after severe asthma that left her unable to walk or talk. But has just graduated a few days ago!
April 6th 2020
Caleb Cline, a Army Veteran, that served over 5 years and promotes the importance of Service Dogs! Which, is extremely helpful for us Brain Injury Survivors in both service and emotional support.
March 30th 2020
Dr. Nancy, founder and CEO of Memory Beach, which focuses on helping people remember the things they once knew with a unique service plan.
March 16th 2020
Jodi Millsap, who is a powerful IASIS Micro Current Neurofeedback Provider at Integrative Pain and Wellness Center, and also a former Dyslexia Therapist at Southlake Carroll ISD.
March 2nd 2020
Cynthia Martinez. Who is a former beauty queen that suffered a brain aneurysm rupture at the age of 34 and subsequently a stroke! Through her recovery process she has been dedicated to spreading awareness of both aneurysms and strokes by sharing her experience
February 17th 2020
Nora Gedgaudas: Author, Educator, and the Founder and Owner of: Northwest Neurofeedback that is, devoted to self-empowerment through training neurological self-regulation and principle-based dietary education/therapy.
February 3rd 2020
Dr. Matthew Barker, the Founder & CEO of Integrative Pain and Wellness Center.
IPAWC utilizes a holistic approach to promote health and wellness for their patients. Instead of focusing on treating symptoms our goal is to find and treat the underlying problem. Which helps Brain Injury survivors dramatically!
January 20th 2020
Meliisa Medeiros with Surrey NeuroPlasticity Clinic. Who is a Clinical Operations Supervisor, Registered Occupational Therapist!
January 6th 2020
- Jennifer Perusini Co-founder CEO of Neurovation labs. A biotechnology company revolutionizing the way psychiatric disorders are treated, with an initial focus on Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. The company is developing the first objective diagnostic and targeted medication for PTSD.
-Audrey Lambidakis, TBI survivor and founder of TBI Brain Waves.
December 16th 2019
Aurora is a Clinical Psychologist in Spain, and a TBI Survivor.
Along all these past years, Aurora kept a diary that she has just recently turned into a book, helping survivors, their families and professionals.
December 2nd 2019
Sean Brock a Psychotherapist, Neurotherapy Practitioner, and the owner of Neuro Colorado- a counseling and neurotherapy practice designed to engage what’s in you so can, together, restore health and you can thrive throughout your life.
November 18th 2019
Dr. Jeff Huxford, family medicine doctor in northwest Indiana for ten years before having to retire due to complications from a TBI. He has since become a blogger, author, and speaker.
November 4th 2019
Sara McGann is with Rehabilitation Counseling at UT Southwestern and Pate Rehab in Anna, Texas. Her passion behind it is having a large experience with Brain Injuries: her Father sustained TWO, Mother and Sister have ONE and now Sara has ONE.
October 21st 2019
Elsibeth Hoyt TBI survivor, Author of the Snowbird novel, and an inspiration that visit's in and out Hospitals and Recovery Centers to shed light.
Kate Trevorrow from Texas, that is a certified yoga instructor and mediation professional. Along with Danielle Matthews from Colorado, who is a TBI survivor that in 2012 was hit by drunk driver. But, now she is an entrepreneur and a speaker inspiring others with education that changes their mind, body and soul.
December 17th 2018
Dr. Elena Eustache, skilled in many forms of treatment such as Relationship and Individual counseling, Parent coaching, Cognitive Behavior therapy, Neurofeedback therapy and Hyperbaric therapy.
November 19th 2018
Dr. Perusini founder of Neurovation Labs Inc.
October 1st 2018
-Carolina Gammill, Speech-Language Pathologist for adults with acquired brain injuries with specialty areas in cognition and language at Pate Rehabilitation.
-Ms. Miriam Allsop(administrative assistant / paralegal studies Concussion) & Peggy Khayamian(studies Concussions), Beyond Concussion representatives that connects concussion and acquired brain injury patients with vital resources encompassing all aspects of the journey to healing.
August 20th 2018
-Dr. Lisa Kreber, Senior Neuroscientist/Research Coordinator at the Centre for Neuro Skills in California.
- Mary Haberski, interantional Yoga instructor sharing the true meaning of yoga; the unification of mind, body, and spirit.
July 16th 2018
-Molly Parker, Physical Therapist who has had Post Concussion Syndrome and a sensorimotor disorder for 7 years. Located, how to harness the power of neuroplasticity.
-Dr. Deepa Verma, Synergistiq Integrative Health medical practice owner, centered around holistic wellness and fitness.
July 2nd 2018
-Pat Stanford, author/freelance writer of: "Fixing Boo Boo" how a brain-injured sister coming to live with our family affected everyone's lives in a way they never imagined.
-Stephanie Freeman, 25 year traumatic brain injury survivor that has a non profit brain trauma organization, and her mission is to provide health, fitness, inspiration and encouragement in the lives of people going through brain trauma.
June 4th 2018
-Melissa Wolak, holistic transformation coach helping others find their true path and the resilience to stay on it with powerful, brain-changing strategies to increase connection and conscious living while investing in your most valuable assets- YOU and your brain
-Dr. Michael Bagnell, Lead Physician at Bagnell Brain Center that focuces on concussion management and novel approaches which utilize vestibular rehab and functional neurology to access a recovery model for those whom have suffered a traumatic brain injury.
May 7th 2018
-Susan Connors, President/CEO at Brain Injury Association of America:
- Aimee Francom, Owner at Life Solutions Counseling, a Mental Therapist at: Cognitive FX and a TBI Survivor!
April 30th 2018
-Caitlyn MacVey,Athletic Trainer that is working on her Doctorate in Chiropratic and specialized in Neurology!
-Annelise Cherie, Mental Coach and a Reiki Practitioner!
April 16th 2018
-Zarina Yusfov, Speech Language Pathologist practicing and sharing positive speech, launge and feeding therapy experiences.
- Dr. Stephen Dolle M.D. Ph.D., Neuroscientist with work split between his passions in drumming (music therapy), neurosciences, hydrocephalus care, and dev of a health app for hydrocephalus.
April 2nd 2018
-Dr. La Point, Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Brain Injury Specialist with more than 20 years' experience behavioral/mental health.
-Dr. Matt Rayner with the: Wellness Institute of Dallas that offers individualized approaches in chiropractic care, rehabilitation, functional medicine and nutritional counseling.
March 5th 2018
-Dr. Lauren Brinidis who is a: Chiropractic Neurologist at: Better Brain & Body located in Charlotte NC.
-Dr. A Elahi, founder of: Neurospa Brain Rejuvenation Centers, Inc, board-certified Neurologist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and has been practicing Neurology for nearly 17 years!
February 19th 2018
-Rene' Mills, Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer, keynote speaker, educator, VitalStim Certified, and an expert witness!
-Dr. Michael Trayford, Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist, Founder/Director of Innovation and Brain Changer of the: APEX Brain Center, Author, Speaker, and the 2017 Functional Neurologist of the Year!
February 5th 2018
-Dr. Kirsten Davin, Occupational Therapist, Internationally Renowned Educator/Instructor and Owner of a successful home health-based private practice.
-Dr. Kassie Kass, Learning Enthusiast ,Functional Neurology, Chiro, Cognitive Care, Nutrition, Vestibular Rehab, Concussion Recovery and a Healthy Brain Living instructor.
January 29th 2018
-Andrew Marr, Co-Founder of the: Warrior Angels Foundation.
WAF is: contributions are entrusted to the Millennium Health Centers to support Veterans who have incurred a TBI in the line of duty, with the goal of high importance must be pursued no matter the probability of success, and without fear of failure