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COVID-19 Update

TBI staff are continuing to take precautions to ensure the health and safety of our clients, while continuing to provide services.

Funds For You (FFY): TBI Clients are still able to work with their TBI Social Worker to submit and apply for FFY. Please work with your social worker directly to complete a FFY application. We are beginning to travel more, but taking precautions, such as wearing PPE and completing screenings with clients before traveling.

Training & Presentations: Training's and presentations are held via Zoom. If you are interested in hosting a TBI presentation or training. Please contact Miranda at miranda.talkington@hsc.wvu.edu.

Remember: The TBI staff are still here to support you in navigating life after a TBI. Please call or e-mail us, and we will be happy to be creative in ways to best support your needs.

Phone: 877-724-8244

Email: TBI@hsc.wvu.edu or Miranda.Talkington@hsc.wvu.edu

Traumatic Brain Injury Services are available through state and federally funded programs. Resource coordination, technical assistance, training, screening & assessments are available to individuals of all ages with TBI, family members, caregivers and service providers. The statewide program consists of regional TBI Social Workers who use a person-centered approach to help individuals reach their personal goals and achieve independence within their communities.

Who qualifies for resource coordination?

  • Citizens of West Virginia
  • Medical Diagnosis of a Traumatic Brain Injury
  • According to West Virginia Legislative Code, Chapter 9, Article 10 (3) “Traumatic brain injury” means an acquired injury to the brain, including brain injuries caused by anoxia due to near drowning. “Traumatic brain injury” does not include brain dysfunction caused by congenital or degenerative disorders, nor birth trauma.

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