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Headstrong : surviving traumatic brain injury

Author: JoAnne Silver Jones
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : She Writes Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"She didn't see the hammer. For a fraction of a second JoAnne Jones saw a young black face, framed by a black hoodie, and then she descended into a place where she felt and saw nothing. Jones survived this sudden assault by a stranger, but it left her with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), fractured hands, and PTSD. Headstrong tells the story of how she learned to live with the daily challenges of TBI. It brings  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: JoAnne Silver Jones
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: JoAnne Silver Jones
ISBN: 9781631526121 163152612X
OCLC Number: 1130232329
Description: 215 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: JoAnne Silver Jones.

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After a sudden assault by a stranger left JoAnne Jones with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), fractured hands, and PTSD, she learned--with the help of a community that gave her the foundations of  Read more...

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