The Resource Unlocking my brain : through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury, (electronic resource)

Unlocking my brain : through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury, (electronic resource)

Label
Unlocking my brain : through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury
Title
Unlocking my brain
Title remainder
through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury
Statement of responsibility
Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale, Mark Clendon
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"I did not want anyone to ever feel as disorientated and bewildered as I did." - Christine Durham. Unlocking the Brain (previously published as Doing Up Buttons)brings to life Christine's personal experience of brain injury - from being unable to walk, talk, see or think clearly, to how she regained her life, her thoughts and her confidence. In 1991 Christine was involved in a horrific car accident and suffered extensive injuries including Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). Not only is Unlocking The Brain a guidebook for people with brain injury to help them come to terms with the daily experience o
Summary
"... the story of Minyjun (Monty Hale), a senior Ngulipartu man from the Pilbara region of Western Australia."--Back cover
Award
Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, State Library of Western Australia WA History Award, 2012.
Biography type
autobiography
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10231338
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Characteristic
document
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Durham, Christine
Dewey number
  • 617.4
  • 617.4/8103
  • 617.48103
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Scrimgeour, Anne
  • Hale, Barbara
  • Clendon, Mark
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True
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  • Physicians
  • Accident victims
Target audience
adult
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we come from the desert
Label
Unlocking my brain : through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2EF71FBA-EBBB-4225-A029-16E08E9FE753
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Dedication; Contents; Author's note; Introduction; 1. The day my life changed; 2. I find myself in the labyrinth: Intensive care; 3. Ward woes; 4. In a room of my own; 5. Home among the gum trees; 6. Spitting chips!; 7. Stuck in a glass box; 8. Out of my glass box and into the world; 9. Rehab: Trapped in a different labyrinth; 10. The more you do the more you see your problems; 11. Getaway to the coast; 12. University: Trying to find 'Me' and get out of the labyrinth; 13. School: Trying to find 'Me' and get out of the labyrinth; 14. Reality and unreality clash
  • 15. End of the year my life changed; 16. Caught in court -a labyrinth within a labyrinth; 17. As time goes by; 18. Life goes on!; 19. Examining the heart; 20. Facing the music; 21. Mum and Dad; 22. The year of the dove; 23. Killing three birds with one stone; 24. Getting out of the labyrinth through writing, speaking and listening to others with brain injury; 25. Acquiring Better Insight into the Acquired Brain Injury experience; 26. Keys to the ABI Cage; 27. Issues that locked people in the ABI Cage; 28. Things that released people from the ABI Cage; Further reading; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922190840
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2EF71FBA-EBBB-4225-A029-16E08E9FE753
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o870228102
  • (OCoLC)870228102
Label
Unlocking my brain : through the labyrinth of Acquired Brain Injury, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2EF71FBA-EBBB-4225-A029-16E08E9FE753
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Dedication; Contents; Author's note; Introduction; 1. The day my life changed; 2. I find myself in the labyrinth: Intensive care; 3. Ward woes; 4. In a room of my own; 5. Home among the gum trees; 6. Spitting chips!; 7. Stuck in a glass box; 8. Out of my glass box and into the world; 9. Rehab: Trapped in a different labyrinth; 10. The more you do the more you see your problems; 11. Getaway to the coast; 12. University: Trying to find 'Me' and get out of the labyrinth; 13. School: Trying to find 'Me' and get out of the labyrinth; 14. Reality and unreality clash
  • 15. End of the year my life changed; 16. Caught in court -a labyrinth within a labyrinth; 17. As time goes by; 18. Life goes on!; 19. Examining the heart; 20. Facing the music; 21. Mum and Dad; 22. The year of the dove; 23. Killing three birds with one stone; 24. Getting out of the labyrinth through writing, speaking and listening to others with brain injury; 25. Acquiring Better Insight into the Acquired Brain Injury experience; 26. Keys to the ABI Cage; 27. Issues that locked people in the ABI Cage; 28. Things that released people from the ABI Cage; Further reading; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922190840
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2EF71FBA-EBBB-4225-A029-16E08E9FE753
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o870228102
  • (OCoLC)870228102

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