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We are passionate about neurological rehabilitation, our resources page has been designed to help us share our collective wisdom to influence and educate people and to spark moments of inspiration and points of discussion.

If you are interested in, or have been affected by brain injury, if you love occupational therapy or anything neurological you are very welcome… come on in and join us!

NHS 'My Therappy'

on Tuesday, 06 August 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

NHS 'My Therappy'
An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but an app a day keeps brain block at bay!

Epileptic seizures strike one in ten of every traumatic brain injury (TBI) survivor - but there may soon be a way to slow them down…

on Tuesday, 06 August 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

Epileptic seizures strike one in ten of every traumatic brain injury (TBI) survivor - but there may soon be a way to slow them down…
Research involving mice has shown it is possible to reduce the number of seizures after a brain injury.

Fatigue and Traumatic Brain Injury 

on Wednesday, 10 July 2019. Posted in Blog

Fatigue and Traumatic Brain Injury 
It is the most commonly reported symptom in the wake of brain injury, but what can be done to combat fatigue when it strikes without warning and lasts for so long? 

Neuro rehabilitation - a moral right?

on Monday, 22 July 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

Neuro rehabilitation - a moral right?
Should neurorehabilitation be a moral right? This leading brain injury light thinks so… 

Reflecting on the ‘lived experience’ of stroke survivors 

on Friday, 12 July 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

Stroke rehabilitation
The largest ever survey of the lived experience of stroke in the UK has confirmed neuro occupational therapy and other mental health support services are crucial to recovery. 

Brain Anatomy – What are Chiari Malformations?

on Thursday, 04 July 2019. Posted in Blog

Brain Anatomy – What are Chiari Malformations?
Chiari malformations (named after their discoverer, Austrian pathologist Hans Chiari) are structural defects in the base of the skull and cerebellum; the part of the brain that controls balance.   

The Guide to the Conduct of Cases Involving Serious Injury

on Tuesday, 02 July 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

The Guide to the Conduct of Cases Involving Serious Injury
There is new and improved guidance on how best to handle compensation claims for catastrophic brain injury.

Brain Injury Brought to a Halt by 68-year-old Anaesthetic! 

on Monday, 17 June 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

Brain Injury Brought to a Halt by 68-year-old Anaesthetic! 
Krypton gave rise to Superman but  xenon could prove the real hero after astonishing new trials of the anaesthetic gas showed  it halting  brain injury  in its tracks.

The New Tool Helping Medical Detectives Track Down Suspected Brain Injury…

on Monday, 17 June 2019. Posted in Fresh Thinking

The New Tool Helping Medical Detectives Track Down Suspected Brain Injury…
We can’t all be brain injury experts, but there’s a new guide out now that can help non-specialist healthcare professionals spot the tell-tale signs and symptoms of brain injury.

Humanising the approach to brain injury care.

on Friday, 07 June 2019. Posted in Blog

Humanising the approach to brain injury care.
Yes, Tea and Sympathy, but with a Big Slice of Empathy: we look at the humanising approach to brain injury care that is proving palatable all round…

Insurance Post Claims Award 2019

on Tuesday, 26 March 2019. Posted in News

Insurance Post Claims Award 2019
Krysalis is Insurance Post 2019 Claims Award Finalists

Head First Conference Family Matters

on Wednesday, 22 May 2019. Posted in News

Head First Conference Family Matters
Understanding and Addressing Family Needs after Acquired Brain Injury - We were delighted to be the headline sponsor at the recent Head First conference in Londons Tower Bridge Royal Hotel. The focus of the day was Family Matters...

Krysalis supports UKABIF at The Speakers House in Parliament

on Friday, 24 May 2019. Posted in News

Krysalis supports UKABIF at The Speakers House in Parliament
Krysalis supports the United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum (UKABIF) at The Speakers House in Parliament

The Road Not Taken – Family and Acquired Brain Injury

on Monday, 13 May 2019. Posted in Blog

The Road Not Taken – Family and Acquired Brain Injury
If we could only be like Dorothy from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz when Acquired Brain Injury strikes our family; just three quick heel clicks, a fervent wish and, in an instant, we’d be back in our old life before it was swept away.

Krysalis are CMSUK 2018 Award Winners

on Thursday, 04 October 2018. Posted in News

Brain injury rehabilitation
Therapeutic Service Provider of the year 2018
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