Boston Acquired Brain Injury Support Group

 

Purpose of BABIS

  • Provide socialization for individuals with acquired brain injury, and their families and friends.
  •  Educate the community about acquired brain injury.
  • Supply members and the community with local and national resources.
  • Offer support and coping strategies.

 

 

Monthly Support Group Meetings

Please join us

on the first Saturday of the month
at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

300 First Avenue Charlestown, MA 02129

617-952-5000

in Conference Rooms A & B, 1st Floor
from 10am to 12pm

Click here to see meeting details and date exceptions

     

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                        babisgroup@hotmail.com

 

 

 

Check out our page Community Information
for updates about special events.

 

©Copyright 2011