When the Dust Finally Settles: Strategies for the Long-Term Caregiver – Brainline.Org Article

Christmas 2001, my wife, Dayle, and I were snatched from ordinary lives and plunged into a parent’s worst nightmare: a car crash resulting in our teenage child’s traumatic brain injury. Bart remained in a coma for 30 days, and then with a trache…

The Science of Happiness / One Compassionate father and a lucky Son – Brain Injury Radio Interview

Listen to the Science of Happiness on Brain Injury Radio as they interview Joel and Bart Goldstein. On Wednesday September 24th at 8PM EST, Joel Goldstein, the loving and very much caring father of an young adult son who has…

ON THE EVE OF FATHER’S DAY – A FATHER’S DEDICATION (LEE WOODRUFF)

At a certain point in life, all of us will experience loss, grief and disappointment. We will all be tested, all end up downstream or upstream of where we set out to sail. The truth about life is that none…

The Journey Back

A traumatic brain injury robbed Delmar resident Bart Goldstein of his former life, but he and his family hope his road to recovery can show others the way. The Bethlehem Spotlight feature about Bart, click the link below to read…

Some Tips on How To Fight A Really Hard Fight

11 Ways to Navigate and Cope with Challenges Without pretending to be an expert, here are some tips that may help others facing terrible challenges like TBI. It’s plain that there is no fool-proof way of fighting, no surefire formula,…

Alan Chartock…In Conversation with Joel Goldstein

WAMC Northeast Public Radio Interview Alan is joined by New Paltz resident Joel Goldstein, who works as a transportation and logistics executive. The founding president of Southern Ulster YMCA, Goldstein is an adoption advocate and activist who has two adopted…

THE STORY

Bart Goldstein was only sixteen when he suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a car accident in 2001. No Stone Unturned is the saga of Bart’s struggle to regain his life. Told from his father’s point of view, the…

Fighting the “TBI Wars”: New Alternatives for TBI Survivors

In A Farewell to Arms, Hemingway wrote, “The world breaks us all, then after, some are strong at the broken places.” Many lives were shattered nearly eleven years ago when our teenage son Bart suffered a severe traumatic brain injury in…

Additional Resources for Traumatic Brain Injury

TBI Additional Resources   In an Instant: A Family’s Journey of Love and Healing , Lee and Bob Woodruff, , (New York: Random House, 2007) Mindstorms: Living with Traumatic Brain Injury; John W. Cassidy, MD, and Lee Woodruff; Da Capo; 2009

Exceptional Parent Article

Exceptional Parent Article