Introduction to Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

Shepherd Center created two video series on what you should know about spinal cord injury and brain injury recovery.

The videos uses simple language and images of real people who have sustained a spinal cord injury, as well as medical experts and advocates.

Topics include:

  • A practical overview of spinal cord injury and brain injury, complete with easy-to-understand graphics
  • Explanation of the treatment provided in the trauma care center
  • Basic concepts explained by experts from across the nation
  • Options for care following discharge from the trauma center
  • Expectations for the weeks and months ahead
  • The importance of hope and time during recovery

Judy Fortin, former CNN anchor and medical correspondent, guides you through important information to help maximize your loved one’s recovery.