Addictions and Brain Injury Completing the Picture. Ruth Wilcock Executive Director. Mission of OBIA. To enhance the lives of Ontarians living with the effects of ABI through education, awareness and support. Education – In collaboration with Brock University.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Completing the Picture
Brain injury is the number one cause of death and disability for Canadians under the age of 45.
Cost of ABI for Canadians under the age of 45.
The cost of ABI is measured in the hundreds of millions of dollars for medical care, rehabilitation and life long supports.
Source: S.W. Hwang, A. Colantonio, S. Chiu, G. Tolomiczenko, A. Kiss, L. Cowan, D.A. Redelmeier,
& W. Levinson
Function of the Lobes
in similar ways and include: