Brain Base combines the pillars of advocacy, education, and scholarship to promote accessibility to health information and resources. We connect brain injury survivors, families, and practitioners with the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary for optimizing recovery and overall quality of life. Here we use technology as a platform to revolutionize the way that services are acquired, creating a mechanism that supports individuals in self-managing their care. Get access to different brain injury trainings and certifications, stay up-to-date on the latest brain injury research, explore treatment options and facilities and search vocational rehabilitation and employment information.
Here are numerous brain injury resources, compiled into one user-friendly format and organized by category. Finding information has never been easier!
Brain Base Includes:
-Information on insurance, understanding different government programs, and includes contact information and applications for Veterans Affairs Benefits, Medicare, and TennCare
-Over 30 different podcasts for survivors, families, and practitioners
-All of the vocational rehabilitation programs in Tennessee with contact information, organized by county
-Information on a range of different services offered in Tennessee, to help survivors, family members, and Veterans from assistive technology to housing, advocacy, service animals & more
- Direct SMS and phone calls with different national and state-based lifelines and live chats for survivors and military personnel who are struggling with mental health disorders, anxiety, and depression for increased suicide prevention
-A resource directory with information on 100 different acute care, inpatient, and outpatient facilities with directions, program and service listings, and contact information for each one! Use our search bar to find facilities that meet your needs. You can search by insurance, location, or for a specific target area such as 'balance' or 'wheelchair'