Headway Shropshire has been approached by Birmingham University to ask
if we could make you aware of a research project that they are presently
They are developing a questionnaire about the spouse’s/partner’s experience
of what happens to relationships after brain injury (e.g. traumatic brain
injury, stroke, brain tumour). The purpose of taking part and completing the
questionnaire, is that it can be used to study more effectively what happens to
relationships after brain injury.
We have agreed to help the university by making those of you who fit the
criteria aware of this research, thereby allowing you the opportunity to take
part in it, if you wish.
To be able to take part you need to answer ‘yes’ to the following
you a husband, wife or partner of someone who has suffered a traumatic brain
injury in the last 10 years?
your husband, wife or partner have a stay in hospital for at least a week
because of the brain injury?
you live with your husband, wife or partner for at least 1 year before their
you still living with your husband, wife or partner?
you at least 18 years of age?
you able to fill in a questionnaires written in English?
If you fit the criteria and would like to take part in the survey or
would like more information about the research, then please contact:
Natasha Yasmin at NXY428@student.bham.ac.uk Or Gerry Riley at firstname.lastname@example.org
who are conducting the research.
Natasha will also be attending the next carers group meeting on the 15th
September 2016 6.00pm – 7.30pm to talk and explain more about the research. Any
carer is welcomed to attend this meeting. If you are interested in coming
please let Jamie Jordon-Bailey know by telephoning 01743 365565 or emailing email@example.com.