Date: Tuesday 6 June 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Irwin Mitchell Office
40 Holborn Viaduct
London EC1N 2PZ
You are invited to the ABIL Conference on ‘Concussion with focus on Sport’ on Tuesday 6 June 2017 with registration from 1.30pm.
For an overview of the session, please see our programme.
You may be interested in taking part in the following research:
Louise Warren and Sonja Soeterik are studying professionals experiences of clients use of social media after brain injuries. They would like to invite ABIL members to participate in this brief (max 5 minutes) online survey.
If you would like to do so please click the following link:
If you would like to secure your place, please RSVP to:
by Friday 26 May 2017
Chair of ABIL
Balham Day Group Meeting
Tuesday 2nd May, 10-11:30am
Balham Library, 16 Ramsden Road, London SW12 8QY
I will be focussing on Brain Injury Awareness Week’s theme – A New Me. We will listen to a Podcast – the first in a series “Life after Brain Injury”. We will discuss what “A New Me” might mean to you.
We look forward to seeing as many of you who can make it!
Wimbledon Group Meeting
Tuesday 9th May, 7:30-9pm
Drake House, St Georges Road, Wimbledon, SW19 4ED
May’s Wimbledon meeting will be focused on yoga; the benefits and challenges after a brain injury.
An outside speaker Alex Jones who is a qualified Yoga instructor and Neurological OT has combined her skills and knowledge in both areas to provide bespoke classes to teach yoga to those following brain injury.
Croydon Group Meeting
Wednesday 17th May, 7:30-9pm
Harris Academy Purley, Kendra Hall Road, South Croydon CR2 6DT
An Evening of Music and Singing – Tony Hart and Mark Jiggins from QEF-Neuro-Rehabilitation Services will be taking requests and performing favourite songs. Join in as much or as little as you like.
Richmond Group Meeting
Thursday 25th May, 7:30-9pm
Moore Blatch Solicitors, 2 The Green, Richmond, London TW9 1PL
Communication challenges in brain injury. The mystery of words.
Alex Jones, the speaker for our March Richmond group, has sent through the following links which might be useful:
More articles about the positives of yoga and meditation yoga: