Give now

News

  • June 02, 2022
    Do Brain Aneurysms Run in Families?
    Learn more
  • June 03, 2022
    The Story Behind Her Success: Christine Buckley
    Learn more
  • May 31, 2022
    Knowledge is (Brain) Power. Know the signs of aneurysm vs. stroke.
    Learn more
  • May 18, 2022
    The 5 Coping Stages After a Traumatic Injury
    Learn more
  • May 13, 2022
    Viewpoint: Long-Overlooked Killer Needs Attention, Funding
    Learn more
  • March 31, 2022
    Bruce Willis Is Not Alone: Other Celebrities Diagnosed with Aphasia
    Learn more
  • March 07, 2022
    Woman With 5 Brain Aneurysms Recalls Surviving Rupture: ‘It Scared Me To Death’
    Learn more
  • March 01, 2022
    A 26-Year-Old Who Had a Brain Hemorrhage While Running Describes Being Judged in Public Because of Her Impaired Speech
    Learn more
  • January 28, 2022
    Paying Attention To Your Body: Woman Gets Second Chance At Life After Brain Aneurysm
    Learn more
  • August 06, 2021
    Woman’s “terrible headache” turns out to be a serious brain bleed
    Learn more

In My Area

Support groups
  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

    Learn more
  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

    Learn more
  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

    Learn more
  • May 18, 2022
  • BAF
  • Awareness
  • Survivor

The 5 Coping Stages After a Traumatic Injury

Whether you have experienced a traumatic injury yourself or have been around someone else who has, you are probably more than familiar with the harrowing emotional strain that comes along with it. Although traumatic injuries will conjure to mind physical pain, there is, unfortunately, no escaping the emotional and mental pain synonymous with this kind of situation.

Everybody deals with trauma in different ways. We are all individuals and have unique thoughts, personal experiences, and preferences; and we like to cope with traumatic events in our own individual ways. Despite our differences, when experiencing trauma, many scholars in the field of psychology and counseling, such as Dr. Glen Johnson, note similar findings which can be distinguished into stages of coping.

 



This site uses cookies

Our site uses cookies to personalize features and, via third-parties, to collect metrics on usage so that we can better tailor our site to the needs of our users. You can view our full cookie and privacy policies via the links below. To fully experience our site, please click Accept.