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Local Resources

Synapse Lectures

Local Resources

Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery

1132 Magnolia Avenue, Larkspur, CA 94939

Phone: (415) 461-6771

“Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery, previously known as Brain Injury Network of the Bay Area (BINBA), is the only nonprofit, post-acute therapeutic center in the North Bay offering an array of affordable, cutting-edge rehabilitative and supportive services designed to help survivors and their families rebuild their lives after a brain injury.”

Stanford Health Care Outpatient Neurologic Rehabilitation Program

The Outpatient Neurologic Rehabilitation Program at Stanford Health Care provides occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology services. Our therapists have extensive experience and expertise in working exclusively with patients who have neurological impairments.

Concussion Smart Marin

It is an online concussion education resource, mostly for young people and caregivers of adolescents.  The people who run the site are Californian, and are advocates for concussion education/awareness.

California Concussion Institute

“We are located at 550 S. Winchester Blvd., Suite 100 San Jose, CA 95128 And 500 Arguello Street Suite 100 Redwood City, CA 94063”

Phone: 408.293.7790

They specialize in treating head trauma, but they do not take all insurance plans.

Palo Alto Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center

3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304

(650) 493-5000

Toll Free: 800-999-5021

“The Palo Alto Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center (PRC) is one of 5 facilities in the country designed to provide intensive rehabilitative care to Veterans and Servicemembers who experienced severe injuries (including brain injuries) to more than one organ system.”

Family Vision Care

Carole L. Hong, OD, FCOVD

Address: 1234 Cherry Street, San Carlos, CA 94070

Phone: (650) 593-1661

Vision therapy for concussions.

Smart Patients

“Smart Patients is an online community for patients and caregivers affected by a Traumatic Brain Injury.  Get information and support from peers who have expertise to share.”

Neuroscience Supportive Care Program

Numerous free classes and workshops ranging from support groups, dance classes, to Yoga, to many others.  All classes are held in either the Stanford Neuroscience Health Center or Hoover Pavilion on various days throughout the week.

CPMC Acute Rehabilitation - Acute Brain Injury Program

California Pacific Regional Rehabilitation Center, Castro at Duboce Street, Davies Campus South Tower, San Francisco, CA 94114

“The Acute Brain Injury Program at California Pacific's Regional Rehabilitation Center provides a coordinated, outcome-driven, integrated rehabilitation program that addresses the complicated needs of adults with acquired brain injuries.”

The Rehabilitation Research Center (RRC) for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA

(408) 793-6433

“The Rehabilitation Research Center is a hub of research related to the rehabilitation of persons with Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke and other neurological disorders treated at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center's Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.”

Synapse Lectures

On Feb. 2nd, Stanford Synapse hosted "I Love My Brain," our first brain injury awareness symposium. The event was open to the public.

Stanford Synapse had an incredible opportunity to welcome Dr. Jennifer O'Malley, who discussed with us her new research about post brain injury treatments for adults and kids. The lecture was open to the public.

On February 9th, we hosted Dr. Ghajar for a lecture on medicine and concussion research. The lecture was open to the public.