New Normals Reclaiming A Life Of Significance
Publication date: March 2009
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)
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"New Normals Reclaiming a Life of Significance." This is an important and much needed resource for survivors of stroke and brain injury. From a layperson's perspective, the author, Pam Papas, shares her knowledge and recent experience as her husband, Chris, miraculously survives an extremely large brain hemorrhage. She engages you in her well documented journey, as she creates a healing atmosphere for his recovery. Each chapter provides a "Best Practices" page of strategies that were employed during her husband's recovery or learned from his process. The guide is not a medical book, but it embraces the gap between medical science, healing and recovery. This is a story of faith, hope and endurance. A must read guide, for caregivers, families and survivors of stroke and brain injury. The book is designed for easy reading, and the author will capture your attention from that critical moment of the stroke/brain injury, throughout the process of "New Normals Reclaiming a Life of Significance." Recent Reviews and Endorsements: "Pam Papas offers deep insights and practical advice for health care professionals and individuals facing the complex demands of stroke and brain injury. She weaves hard science and personal experience into a compelling narrative, using a clear writing style to communicate advanced ideas. As a physician and as one whose family has been touched by the ravages of stroke, I have more than a passing appreciation for this fine work." Prof. Dr. Frederica D. Muller, M.D., Psy.D, Ph.D., Certified Mediator, Diplomate of Alternative Medicine, Diplomate of Forensic Medicine, Diplomate Traumatic Stress "Not only, a practical therapy and care guide needed by so many, but also a testimony of a wonderful victory of love, optimism and faith over traumatic life circumstances. Thank you for making me a part of your successful struggle, Pam." Marzenna Schoeneich, M.D., Board Certified Internal Medicine, Dr. Schoeneich's Medical Office, Glen Ellyn, Illinois "Truly a book for caregivers, survivors and professionals alike! Finally, a key has been offered to unlock the mystery of survival straight from the heart of a survivor. Chris is nothing short of a Miracle man who is surrounded by a Miracle family!" Bethanie J. Freeman, MS. CCC-SLP Hanover, PA.