2017 ABI Provincial Conference

2017 ABI Provincial Conference

The Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) in collaboration with the participating Community Associations is pleased to announce the 2017 Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference being held on November 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2017 in Niagara Falls. The Conference theme is: Making a Difference We anticipate an audience of 600 professionals representing a variety...

ABI Training:

ABI Training:

Neurorehabilitation: Assisting Recovery and Function in Everyday Life Following Brain Injury (Level 1) February 20-23, 2018 This four day Certificate Training Program will provide you with information, techniques, strategies and interventions that will equip you to better support people with ABI.  This program is also the prerequisite for all Level 2 programs....

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What is ABI?

Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) is damage to the brain that occurs after birth from a traumatic or non-traumatic event. ABI is not related to a congenital disorder or a degenerative disease, such as Alzheimer’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis or Parkinson’s Disease. Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is damage to the brain caused by a traumatic event such as, a blow to the...

Thomson Rogers’ 80th Anniversary celebration

Thomson Rogers’ 80th Anniversary celebration

VOTE FOR OBIA! This year Thomson, Rogers celebrates its 80th anniversary as a law firm in Toronto. Looking back through the years they fondly recall the many clients who have touched their hearts and inspired people with their courage and perseverance. Their admiration for them cannot be easily measured, but they want to try. To commemorate, Thomson, Rogers...