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Brain Injury Rehabilitation Support Team (BIRST)

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Brain Injury Rehabilitation Support Team (BIRST) is a community-based support program. BIRST serves individuals with Brain Injuries, Neurocognitive Disorders (NCD), and/or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

If you or someone you love is experiencing a psychological emergency, please contact our crisis line 24/7 at (757) 925-2484

BIRST’s primary goal is to provide wrap around services focusing on improving motor, social and cognitive skills.

Mental Health Services Provided:

  • Specialized Outpatient Therapy
  • Specialized Case Management Services
  • Specialized Day Treatment Program
  • Community Partner Home

To participate in the BIRST program, individuals must be a resident of the Region Five service area, be eighteen (18) years of age or older and must have a diagnosis of a Neuro-Cognitive Disorder, Brain Injury, or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. To get started, schedule an appointment.

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