New this month to the American Trauma Society’s Trauma Survivors Network
NextSteps Online is now enrolling!
Classes are starting this month. The NextSteps program is based on the principles of self-management. The self-management approach to health recognizes that YOU play the most important role in your recovery.
Become a TSN Facility!
If you are interested in offering the TSN at your trauma center, you can find out more by watching the Introduction to the TSN video. The video provides an overview of the TSN programs, resources available to patients and families, and how to get started.
Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) for free today! Learn more about your injuries from the experts and connect with other survivors. Share your experiences, learn how to better manage your life after a serious injury and gain support and hope from others.Learn More
Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) for free today! Connect with family and friends through CarePages© and learn more about your trauma center and what to expect in the hours and days after the injury. Benefit from programs and services available to you and your loved one as you move together on the road to recovery.Learn More
Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) as a member hospital and partner with the American Trauma Society in providing the services that patients and families tell us they need to navigate their stay in the hospital and help them on the road to recovery.Learn More
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My trauma experience happened Nov 20th 1982. A friend and I were traveling home from a mutual friend’s house. Another driver, who had fallen asleep at the wheel, hit our car head on. It was an offset head on crash that crushed the passenger side of the car – I was in the passenger seat. I was pinned in the car for an hour and a half and it took quite an effort to cut me out of the vehicle.
I was very fortunate with respect to my injuries. I ...read moreView more survivor stories