Purpose of BABIS
**IMPORTANT NOTICE: THE BABIS WEBSITE WILL BE CLOSING DOWN AND WILL NOT BE UPDATING PAST JUNE OF 2018. PLEASE REFER TO THE BIAMA.ORG WEBSITE FOR FURTHER BABIS MEETING INFORMATION. MONTHLY BABIS MEETINGS WILL CONTINUE AS USUAL.
**ALTHOUGH SALLY JOHNSON IS RETIRING FROM SPAULDING, SHE WILL CONTINUE TO BE INVOLVED IN BABIS AS USUAL. NEW EMAIL TO CONTACT BABIS GROUP LEADERS: MyBabis@comcast.net
Monthly Support Group Meetings
Please join us
on the first Saturday of the month
at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
300 First Avenue Charlestown, MA 02129
in Conference Rooms A & B, 1st Floor
from 10am to 12pm
Click here to see meeting details and date exceptions
**Community Recreation Around Boston (CRAB) Event:**
Please join us for dinner and ice cream at Friendly’s!
560 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02135
May 30, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 pm
This event is sponsored by SHIP, and is wheelchair accessible. Please bring a $5 contribution.
To participate please RSVP by Friday 5/25/18. Call Stephanie or Jackie at 617-744-8300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BABIS Boston Acquired Brain Injury Support Group
***2018- Meeting Schedule***
January 13: BABIS 17 year party!
Ice breaker games, raffles, fun
Feb. 3: “Stress and Pain Management go Hand in Hand”
Eve Kennedy-Spaien, OTR/L, Clinical Supervisor, Pain and Functional Restoration Program, SRH/Medford
March 3: “Did You Remember to Pay Attention?”
Pauline Fiorello, OTR/L CBIS & Linda Garrity, MA, CCC-SLP, SRH
April 7: Adaptive Sports, “Strengthen and Lengthen!”
Allie Cain, CTRS, Therapeutic Recreation, SRH +
Audrey Zaferos, PT and Elise Jackson, PT, Community Rehab Care
May 5: Museum of Science! Mugar Omni
June 2: “SMART Goals for Summer Activities”
Emily Silverberg, MS, CCC-SLP & Amy Crespi, MS, CCC-SLP, SRH
**NO MEETING IN JULY*
August 5: 11th Annual Boston Harbor Spirit Cruise
Noon – 2 pm, note Sunday date
September 8: “State of the Art- Brain 101”
Rick Sanders, MS, CCC-SLP, SRH
October 6: “The Role of Creative Arts in Healing”
Janet Cromer, RN, MA, ATR
November 3: “Gratefulness and Appreciation”
BABIS Planning Committee
December 1: “Singing Our Way through the Holidays-
How Music Can Help in Neuro Recovery”
Caitlyn Hyatt, MT-BC, NMT, SRH/MedRhythms, Inc.
For further information, please contact: www.babis.info
Sally Johnson, LICSW, 617-952-6254 email@example.com
Check out our page Community Information
for updates about special events.