Traumatic Brain Injury

What Causes Traumatic Brain Injury?

Traumatic Brain Injury, also known as TBI, is often caused by an external blow or impact to the head.

Symptoms

Injury can cause a wide variety of symptoms including:

  • Light and/or sound sensitivity
  • Difficulty concentrating, sleeping, or performing tasks
  • Changes in mood or behavior
  • Memory impairment
  • Loss of balance or dizziness
  • Headaches
  • Anxiety and/or depression

Symptoms can present immediately, days, or weeks after the initial injury. Many people may not know that they suffered a TBI until symptoms surface. People who experience a TBI may benefit from medication management and/or physical therapy.