Upcoming Events

Join us at a Brain Injury Services Event!

Brain Injury Services offers many different opportunities to connect with our clients and the community throughout the year. Each year Brain Injury Services has four major events along with a number of other great friend-raisers and activities. Consider attending one of our upcoming events! The following page lists all the upcoming public events at Brain Injury Services. Click here to see Calendar!


Every Thursday September 12 - November 21
Springfield, VA
WRAP Workshop | Springfield

This ten-week workshop is for any client, caregiver, or brain injury professional who wants to learn about Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP) and begin to incorporate it into their lives to improve personal wellness and achieve an improved quality of life.

The workshop is highly interactive and encourages participation and sharing among all participants. Workshops are typically offered in the Fall and Spring. Registration is required.

Contact:
Sarah Pickford
spickford@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 244

Sara Aly
saly@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 243

Monday, September 23, 2019
10:30 am6:30 pm
The Country Club of Fairfax - 5110 Ox Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
16th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Enjoy 18 holes with your friends and colleagues on one of Northern Virginia’s premier courses at the Country Club of Fairfax. Your day of golf and philanthropy will financially support Brain Injury Services, a Northern Virginian nonprofit which provides innovative and life-changing services for children and adult survivors of brain injury, stroke, and concussion. Your day of golf will be followed by a cocktail hour, dinner, and tournament prizes for the winning foursomes. Since its inception, this tournament has raised over $950,000 for Brain Injury Services.

Schedule of Events:

Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Location: Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030

10:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration Opens
11:30: Tournament Welcome Remarks- Celebrity Guest (To Be Announced)
12:00 pm: Shotgun Start
4:30 pm: Cocktail Reception (open to all golfers and dinner ticket holders)
5:30 pm: Champions Awards Dinner
6:30 pm: Tournament Concludes

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
10:30 am12:00 pm
Fredericksburg Brain Injury Services, 927 Maple Grove Dr., Suite 107, Fredericksburg, VA

Women’s Coffee Support Group! Open to Survivors, Families, Caregivers, and Community Service Providers. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month at Fredericksburg Brain Injury Services.

The Support Group will be facilitated by Adult Case Manager Markita Gilbert with co-facilitators Pediatric Case Manager Taryn Goodman & Community Coordinator Lynda Allen.

Coffee & light refreshments will be available.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
4:30 pm6:00 pm
Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, 401 Campus Blvd., Winchester, VA

This group is for caregivers and survivors of stroke.

Every Thursday September 12 - November 21
Springfield, VA
WRAP Workshop | Springfield

This ten-week workshop is for any client, caregiver, or brain injury professional who wants to learn about Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP) and begin to incorporate it into their lives to improve personal wellness and achieve an improved quality of life.

The workshop is highly interactive and encourages participation and sharing among all participants. Workshops are typically offered in the Fall and Spring. Registration is required.

Contact:
Sarah Pickford
spickford@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 244

Sara Aly
saly@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 243

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
12:00 pm1:30 pm
Restaurants in Northern Virginia

Lunch Bunch is a Women’s Group that meets over lunch to socialize and share ideas with one another.

Contact your Brain Injury Services Case Manager if you are interested in attending this group. Individual must be able to purchase their own lunch.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
12:00 pm1:30 pm
INOVA Lansdowne Hospital Patient Education Room, 44045 Riverside Parkway, Leesburg, VA 2-0176

A group for survivors/loved ones/caregivers of brain injury.

Every Thursday September 12 - November 21
Springfield, VA
WRAP Workshop | Springfield

This ten-week workshop is for any client, caregiver, or brain injury professional who wants to learn about Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP) and begin to incorporate it into their lives to improve personal wellness and achieve an improved quality of life.

The workshop is highly interactive and encourages participation and sharing among all participants. Workshops are typically offered in the Fall and Spring. Registration is required.

Contact:
Sarah Pickford
spickford@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 244

Sara Aly
saly@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 243

Monday, October 7, 2019
4:00 pm5:30 pm
Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center

For BIS client to explore the therapeutic benefits of music therapy.

Monday, October 7, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm
HealthSouth Rehabilitation 300 Park Hill Drive, Fredericksburg VA

Stroke survivors and caregivers are welcome at this free monthly meeting each 1st Monday.

Every 2nd Tuesday
2990 Telestar Court Falls Church, VA

• Share your story and help others
• Learn about reducing the risk for stroke
• Community services available to you

These meetings are free and open to survivors, caregivers, and family members
Light refreshments will be provided. Free Parking.
Public Transit: On the 1C Metro Bus Route. One mile from Dunn Loring / Merrifield Metro Station.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
10:30 am12:00 pm
8136 Old Keene Mill Rd, Suite B-102

Educational group to answer questions of people with mild TBI or concussion.

Every Thursday September 12 - November 21
Springfield, VA
WRAP Workshop | Springfield

This ten-week workshop is for any client, caregiver, or brain injury professional who wants to learn about Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP) and begin to incorporate it into their lives to improve personal wellness and achieve an improved quality of life.

The workshop is highly interactive and encourages participation and sharing among all participants. Workshops are typically offered in the Fall and Spring. Registration is required.

Contact:
Sarah Pickford
spickford@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 244

Sara Aly
saly@braininjurysvcs.org
703-451-8881 x 243

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
12:00 pm1:30 pm
INOVA Fairfax Hospital

The Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) TBI Support group is a monthly support group for survivors and caregivers offering support, coping skills, and education to attendees. The group is open to anyone impacted by any type of acquired brain injury. The TBI Support Group is co-facilitated by Joy Koeppen, of Brain Injury Services, and Shira Rothberg of Trauma Survivors Network. Please come and share your experience while learning from others as well!

For specific location information, please contact us.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
7:30 pm9:45 pm
Angelika Mosaic, 8200 Strawberry Ln., Fairfax

Join us for a screening of The Crash Reel (2013), the story of Journey 2019 Keynote Speaker, Kevin Pearce's
snowboarding career and his inspiring comeback from a life-changing brain injury.

To purchase tickets, go to https://www.tugg.com/events/the-crash-reel-14ts

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