Ongoing Speech Therapy After TBI
I talk about the impact of a traumatic brain injury (TBI) on the left side of brain. The post also includes a link to a Reel (video) in which Adélie is practicing the pronunciation of a word.
Forever a Sens Fan (with slideshow)
I talk about the benefits of being a sports fan, and share a video montage of our family moments with the Ottawa Senators.
Adélie’s Hard-Fought Journey to Recovery (with Slideshow!)
I share today the slideshow I created which highlights Adélie’s long hard-fought journey to recovery. We see Adélie’s greatest triumphs, beautiful moments of achievement captured in photos and videos.
Zackaël : Guardian Angel of Route 323
Today marks the 2 year anniversary of the accident. I share my experience of going to the accident site for the first time, where we have a roadside memorial.
November is here
I write about some dreams that I have as a grieving mother. I include photos of the new stickers and panels I had ordered in honour of Zackaël.
On this page, I share Adélie’s recovery and information about her traumatic brain injury (TBI). Latest Posts related to Adélie Click on the post title below to view the full post (with pictures).
Raising awareness of perinatal bereavement and child loss
On this day of awareness of perinatal loss, I share an interview of my cousin who lost her 2-month-old daughter. I also include the link to an interview I did about child loss, trauma and my grief journey.
On this page, I talk about my personal experience with depression and anxiety. I will also be adding articles about childhood depression and anxiety. I will continue to share resources for anyone who wants to cope and learn more about depression and anxiety, including those who are supporting someone else with mental illness.
Adélie’s Therapy – CIMT after a Brain Injury
Adélie gets constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT) after traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Zackaël’s Roadside Memorial on the 323
Carl talks about the first time he went to the accident site (accident with moose) on the 323 near Namur and Notre-Dame-de-la-paix. He and his friends installed the roadside memorial in honour of Zackaël.
Grief & Trauma
On this page, I share our personal experiences with grief and trauma. I also write articles on how to support someone who is grieving, is facing hardships or has suffered trauma. All my articles are based on personal experience and/or include references to research.
On November 17, 2019, our little family of five was involved in a tragic accident involving a moose, which occurred on route 323 in Notre-Dame-de-la-Paix just before Namur (Quebec). Our 5 year old boy Zackaël did not survive, and our daughter Adélie was seriously injured. They were both crushed by the moose which had been…