Accommodation Synapse Options Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Support Training Client Services Research and Development Publications Publication Archive Poster Archive Personal Stories Lisa Cox Julian Saavedra Belinda Adams Aimee Malcolm Julie Clark Cheryl Koenig - It Takes a Village to Raise a Child David Trahair - Pave Brave Challenge Casey Thompson - Paint 'em Pink Emily Chan David FitzGerald Sandy "Unplugged" Karen "Unplugged" Shannan "Unplugged" Deb "Unplugged" Kristyn Rourke Spanish Publications National Disability Insurance Scheme Karen "Unplugged" I got my brain injury from an aneurism that ruptured, reformed and ruptured. I lost my short term memory and I am also blind in my right eye. When I was in hospital, I was in a wheelchair for seven months (not anymore). I live by myself and find it hard sometimes because I will go out and get lost because I forget where I am and how to get home. This image was taken by Lynette Letic as part of a university photography project. You can view all of Lynette's portraits and accompanying stories in Bridge - Maximising Recovery (2013) or visit her website here.