Accommodation Synapse Options Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Support Training Client Services Research and Development Our Staff Research Projects Research and Development Enquiry Form 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 Donna Sanderson David Trahair - Pave Brave Challenge Casey Thompson - Paint 'em Pink Emily Chan David FitzGerald Sandy "Unplugged" Karen "Unplugged" Shannan "Unplugged" Deb "Unplugged" Battling with Fatigue Beating the Bottle On Becoming Self Aware Brain Healing Challenges of a Carer Joel Campbell Coping with Behaviours Getting Back To Work Healing the Bitterness Ingredients for Recovery Missing In Action My Brother John No Sense of Direction Not Knowing the Worst Part Road to Recovery Shuffle the Cards Stick to it My Boy Kristyn Rourke eConnect 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.