Survivor Story of the Month: Jonathan Spencer
Question: When did you acquire your brain injury?
Answer: I had a car accident in 1978
Question: What were some of your initial obstacles?
Answer: At first, I could not walk, speak, or see out of my left eye. After intensive therapy I was able to recover.
Question: What were the things or people who motivated you?
Answer: My family and God.
Question: How has P.G. helped?
Answer: I made many new friends and was able to get out in the community and enjoy new experiences.
Question: What words of advice would you like to encourage someone who has just acquired ABI?
Answer: Don’t give up! Keep trying to work hard. You will get there eventually. You can do a lot more than you think you can.
Thank you, you’re a SURVIVOR.