The Brain Energy Support Team is a 501c3 nonprofit organization founded in 2008. BEST provides PEER support and education, along with tools and strategies to support success, for individuals with brain injury and their families. BEST distinguishes itself from other brain injury organizations in that the leadership, services, and programs are built by and for individuals with brain injury and their families.
You can visit their office at Etopia here; SLurl, http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Etopia%20Island/194/56/22
The entire family is affected when a loved one has a brain injury. Caregivers are known to experience feelings of burden, distress, anxiety, anger, and depression. If you are caring for a partner, spouse, child, relative or close friend navigating their way through the challenges after a brain injury then this is the group for you. Monthly "road trips" to interesting and enjoyable places in Second Life.
October 12, 20201:00 pm - 2:00 pm BEST PEER Center in Second Life
Short 50-minute presentations chock full of information, tips, and tricks you can use to make life a little easier. These presentations are geared to those in our brain injury community, but are applicable to everyone. Bring your virtual lunch and let the learning begin.
BEST PEER Center, http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Etopia%20Peninsula/72/232/23
Brain injury comes in many shapes and sized. It can happen to anyone at any time. Groups like the the BEST Brain Injury Group provides a safe space for sharing experiences and frustrations, tips and tricks, and strategies for navigating a cognitively challenging world. Join us on the fourth Sunday of the month to share and learn.