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Posted by on Jun. 7, 2012 at 1:30 PM
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This is a list of resources available for individuals and families suffering from the effects of PTSD and TBI

I will add to this list so, please check back often. If you need information that is not listed, please reply to this post and I will ad that information. I will be adding state specific information as well. 

 

If you need immediate help due to thoughts of harming yourself, please call the suicide hotline

Call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255

For Canada 24/7 Crisis Line

905-522-1477
Collect Calls Accepted

 

For Veterans

24/7 Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 and press "1"

 

If you need assistance locating a therapist or a counselor, please visit this link.

http://store.samhsa.gov/mhlocator

 

There are government benefits available for individuals with a TBI.

Social Security Disability:  www.ssa.gov/disability 

If you need help with Social Security, The National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives www.nosscr.org or 1.800.431.2804

Medicaid: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ or 1.877.267.2323

Additional resources

TBI Resources  http://tbiresources.com/sitemap/

The National Veteran's Foundation  http://www.nvf.org

Brain Injury Association of America  http://www.biausa.org/


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by TBI Group Owner on Jun. 7, 2012 at 1:32 PM
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Thank you Bekki. :) 

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