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Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can occur from combat experiences. Learn more about TBIs and how you can help if someone you love is dealing with this injury. For more information on TBI and other invisible injuries, check out HPRC’s Suicide Prevention section.

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
The Defense Centers of Excellence for Traumatic Brain Injury created this fact sheet, which describes TBI, including signs and symptoms, and suggests coping strategies and recovery tips, along with a list of places to get more help.
Traumatic Brain Injury: The Journey Home – Caregiver's Journey
The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center has an online curriculum to help train family caregivers of Warfighters with traumatic brain injury. The program is aimed to be user friendly, accurate, informative, and real.