Crashing Through Walls should be essential reading for anyone concerned with raising awareness of the struggles of young people with Traumatic Brain Injury as they adjust to the adult world of work and relationships, and the book also tells the broader story of the need to advocate for services to individuals with TBI and their families.
Dr. Carol A. Kochhar-Bryant
Professor and former Associate Dean
George Washington University, Washington D.C.
This is a gripping first person narrative with rarely seen insights about Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Having worked with the author at the very time she was experiencing these challenges, this reviewer finds it easy to see that the narrative comes from both the heart and from highly useful knowledge gained from personal and professional experience…
David S. Martin, PhD
Professor and Dean Emeritus
Gallaudet University, Washington, DC
The author details the personal challenges that thousands of families experience when a loved one sustains a traumatic brain injury. As Dr. Ruoff quotes Gandhi, “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” This is a book about harmony; this is a book about finding happiness.
Dr. Ron Savage
Past Chair, North American Brain Injury Society Founding Chair, International Pediatric Brain Injury Society