Posted by: amygdala | August 8, 2009

Is Traumatic Brain Injury Causing Homelessness?

While the general public only has an 8 percent occurrence of traumatic brain injury, which most commonly occurs due to car accidents, physical assaults or falling, that number was 53 percent for the homeless participants. Furthermore, they found that 70 percent of those with traumatic brain injury had the injury before they were homeless.

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