Hot Topic Module: Relationships after TBI

This Hot Topic Module consists of a suite of resources to help individuals with traumatic brain injury and their partners navigate relationships.

 

Resources

Featured Video

Relationships After TBI
Our featured video and brief video clips show the impact of traumatic brain injury (TBI) on a couple’s relationship. Hugh and Rosemary Rawlins share how they worked with TBI Model System researchers to address challenges they faced after Hugh experienced a TBI.
 

Factsheets

Relationships After TBI
After traumatic brain injury (TBI), many couples find that their relationship with each other changes dramatically. These changes are very personal and can be very emotional for both people in the relationship. This factsheet will help couples understand some of the common changes they may notice in their relationship after TBI.
 

Sexuality After TBI
Changes in sexual functioning are common after TBI. If you are experiencing sexual problems, there are things you can do to help resolve these problems. The information in this factsheet describes common sexual problems after TBI and ways to improve sexual functioning.
 

Emotional Problems After TBI
A brain injury can change the way people feel or express emotions. An individual with TBI can have several types of emotional problems. This factsheet discusses possible emotional problems after a traumatic brain injury.
 

Slideshow

Sexuality After TBI
Changes in sexual functioning are common after TBI. If you are experiencing sexual problems, there are things you can do to help resolve these problems. The information in this slideshow describes common sexual problems after TBI and ways to improve sexual functioning.