Volume 4, Issue 1 - includes the following

  • Proclamation from Gov. Walker
  • Settlement Options
  • Pro's and Con's of Disclosing Your Disability
  • Katie Marshall's story in the Cozy Corner
  • Using Graphic OrganizersCatastrophic Reactions

Volume 3, Issue 4 - includes the following

  • 2014 Support Groups (MCFI NexDay Campus, BayView)
  • Changes to Bulletin distribution 2014
    Survivor Story: Unexpected Outcome
  • Why Donate?

Volume 3, Issue 3 - includes the following

  • Vocational Rehabilitation and the TBI Survivor
    The Epidemic is no Longer Silent!
  • Returning People with Brain Injury to Work
  • Guardianship and the Road to Recovery
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Maria's caregiver tells her horrific story, but despite all she is still a Star!)
  • Gyrostim - what is it?
  • Introduction to "Unthinkable-Tips for Surviving a Child's Traumatic Brain Injury" This book is a featured part of our Tote Bag Program

Volume 2, Issue 2 - includes the following

  • TBI and Service Dogs 
  • Spring Break Activities
  • Healthy Eating
  • Neuropsychological Assessment After TBI - Part 2 - Why Neuropsychological Assessment? Who Refers?
  • Speakers Bureau: Shaun Best
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Feature Story by TBI Survivor Bari York)
  • An Evening with Margery Sinclair
  • Parent and Lawyers Working Together Towards a Common Goal

Volume 4, Issue 2 - includes the following

  • Meet the Staff 
  • Summertime Activities after a TBI 
  • Micki Scherwinski's story in the Cozy Corner 
  • Learn how Yoga Can Benefit You After a TBI
  • How Football is Changing Because of Concussions

BIRCofWI Quarterly Bulletin

Volume 7, Issue 2 includes the following topics:

  • BIRCofWI in the community
  • Resource Facilitation: Planning a Vacation
  • ​Former NFL "Enforcer" Lives with Multiple Concussions Aftermath
  • ​Au Revoir!
  • ​​Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner: Brittany Zebrasky, Mystery Diagnosis
  • ​And Life Goes On...

The BIRCofWi Bulletin has been published quarterly since 2011.    The Volume number indicates the year of publication (Volume 7 (2017)  

Volume 5, Issue 3 - includes the following topics:

  • About the Conference and the Conference Speakers
  • Importance of Regulating and Licensing Service Dogs
  • Intimacy, Sex, and Sexuality after Brain Injury
  • Greg Steinberg's story in the Cozy Corner
  • Getting Good SleepPaying it Forward

Volume 3, Issue 1 - includes the following

  • Brain Injury Identification Cards
  • TBI: A Day in the Life
    Guardianship: A step-by-step Guide
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Feature Story by Liz Siefert)
  • An Innovative Language

Volume 3, Issue 2 - includes the following

  • Message from the Executive Director
  • A summary of PTSD 
    TBI and War Taking a better look at the injuries sustained during war time. 
  • Market Place: Come and take a stroll through the market place. View the unique creations made by brain injury survivors. 
    Sharing stories in the Cozy Corner - Victor Medina retells the incident when his life would change forever. 
  • Walk, Roll and Run Recap This event was the first of its kind for us and turned out to be a wonderful success! 
    Excerpt from "Unthinkable Tips for Surviving a Child’s Traumatic Brain Injury" by Dixie Fremont-Smith Coski

Volume 4, Issue 3 - includes the following

  • Taking a Closer Look at Rehabilitation
  • Confessions of a Caregiver
  • Options for Community Growth 
  • Neroplasticity--What is it and How can it Help 
  • Gary Reith's Story in the Cozy Corner

Volume 5, Issue 4 - includes the following topics:

  • Looking Forward to 2016
  • See Where we will be in the Community
  • Winter Tips about Preventing a Brain Injury
  • Why Sex is not necessarily Beneficial to a Relationship
  • Why Migraines might affect a Relationship
  • Noelle Kraemer's Story in the Cozy Corner

Volume 2, Issue 1 - includes the following

  • LiteGait: The Partial Weight Bearing Gait Therapy Device
  • To Cover or Not To Cover; That is the Question (Insurance Topic)
  • Neuropsychological Assessment After TBI - Part 1
  • TBI, The Holiday, and Ambiguous Loss
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Anonymous Writer)
  • The Holidays; A Difficult Time for TBI Survivors

Volume 6, Issue 2 - includes the following topics:

  • BIRCofWI in the community
  • ​Hiring a Brain Injury Attorney
  • ​Brain Injury Survivor Wallet Card for Wisconsin!
  • ​TBI Story: James Hermes - New Years Eve 2010

Volume 1, Issue 1 - includes the following

  • TBI: Two-Year Myth - A Fathers Experience with Brain Injury 
  • Diagnostic Testing: What You Need to Know 
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Feature Story by TBI Survivor Bill Schrack Jr.) 
  • Attention and Concentration After TBI 
  • Representing Individuals Who Have Sustained a Brain Injury

Volume 2, Issue 3 - includes the following

  • TBI and Alcohol Consumption
  • Outdoor Games and Activities
    Hiking Corner
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Feature Story by TBI Survivor Jennifer Berry)
    Summertime: Thrilling summer sports are fun for most of us, but risky for survivors of TBI

Volume 6, Issue 1 - includes the following topics:

  • Looking forward to the new year
  • See what the BIRCofWI is up to in the community
  • What is sundowning syndrome?
  • How dogs can help migraine sufferers
  • What really happened to Gary Rieth

Volume 6, Issue 3 - includes the following topics:

  • BIRCofWI in the community
  • ​Resource Facilitation
  • ​Estate Planning Made Simple
  • ​Switch ID
  • ​TBI Story: Wendy Crass: You have 5 to 10 years

Volume 5, Issue 2 - includes the following:

  • Regulating and Licensing Service Dogs
  • Talking Points: March
  • Let's Get Physical
  • Noelle Kraemer's Story in the Cozy Corner

Volume 2, Issue 4 - includes the following

  • Transition Time, Returning to School
    Neuropsychological Assessment After TBI - Part 3
  • Fatigue, Sleep and TBI
  • Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner (Feature Story by TBI Survivor Larry Strait)
  • Speakers Bureau: Susan Kratz
  • Isolation

Volume 7, Issue 1 includes the following topics:

  • BIRCofWI in the community
  • Resource Facilitation: Giving our Adult Children with TBI a “Loving Push”
  • ​Maybe it’s not just a “Bump to Your Head”
  • ​Thank You to our Donors and Supporters
  • ​​Sharing Stories in the Cozy Corner: Bari L. Rieth And Life Goes On…

Volume 5, Issue 1 - includes

  • Diabetes and the Brain
  • Friendship After Brain Injury
  • Talking Points at a Glance
  • Intimacy, Sexuality and Sex After Brain Injury
  • Migraines
  • Adam Schmitz Story in the Cozy Corner

Volume 4, Issue 4 - includes the following

  • Acupuncture
  • How Brain Injury Affects a Relationship
  • Talking Points at a Glance
  • Intimacy, Sexuality and Sex After Brain Injury
  • A Guide to Guardianship
  • Kathy Richardson's Story in the Cozy Corner

Volume 6, Issue 4 - includes the following topics:

  • BIRCofWI in the community
  • ​Resource Facilitation - Wheel Chair Safety
  • ​Feature Article: Jeffrey Sebell - TBI Humor
  • ABI Story: Mark Schmitt: In the Middle of the Night