, reading or learning problems, or any number of syndromes like Down syndrome.
Depending on what area of the brain is injured, your child may have problems with movement, sensation, vision, hearing, language, learning, behavior or a combination of these things. In addition, your child may have problems with allergies, digestion, elimination, seizures and general health and well-being.
All of these things are symptoms of brain injury.
The brain is responsible for the entire function of the body. Since this is the case, brain injury may cause many different symptoms.
There are five pathways into the brain. We can see, hear, feel, taste and smell. We learn everything through these five pathways.
There are thousands of ways to stimulate the brain via these five pathways. When you improve one function of the brain, you improve all functions to some degree.
• The Brain Grows By Use.
• Brain Injury is in the Brain.
• Treating the Symptoms of Brain Injury does not work.
• Brain-Injured Children are not hopeless.
Thousands of brain-injured children from all over the world are on the pathway to wellness. Some have made it all the way. Parents are the answer to their problem.
The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential
The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential is a group of nonprofit Institutes that have been serving brain-injured children and teaching parents and professionals from every continent since 1955.
The objective of The Institutes is to take brain-injured children, however severely hurt and help them to achieve normality physically, intellectually, physiologically and socially.
They will be conducting a course for parents of children with special needs this July.