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Parenting After Brain Injury

Parenting is a challenging life role for all people, yet one of the most valued roles within society. Brain Injury frequently occurs at a life stage where
people are yet to complete their parenting responsibilities.

For people with acquired brain injury (ABI), facing cognitive, physical, communication, behavioural and psychological challenges, parenting can present complex challenges.  In addition, persons with ABI often face societal and environmental barriers.       
 family walking together 

These fact sheets have been developed to assist parents with an ABI and their partners to improve their knowledge and skills to meet the ongoing challenges of parenting.

little girl finger painting boy doing his homework two little girls arguing

Encouraging your
Developing Child


Setting Routines


Managing Behaviour

Other Useful Parenting Website Links and Resources

Parenting Fact Sheet References and Acknowledgements

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Last updated: 12 July 2022