My story started when I was 12 years old. I was on my 10 speed going down a big hill and lost my brakes and hit a car head on. After hitting the windshield, I was thrown over the top of the car and landed with my face slamming into the pavement. About five years later I had another head injury when I was hit in the head with a brick.read more
For many individuals, employment means more than a paycheck; work place responsibilities offer a sense of purpose, identity and community connection. Through employment, people become more self-sufficient and independent.read more
Get involved! Whether you experienced a brain injury or you are a relative or friend of someone who has, there are people out there just like you! There are several support groups in the area. Find one that fits your schedule by reviewing our calendar of upcoming support group meetings on TBI and different events that we are working on!read more
Minds Matter, llc is an organization dedicated to helping individuals who have experienced a brain injury live independently at home. Our innovative experts provide services and resources that empower consumers to relearn, reinvent and reconnect in their communities. We believe in a holistic, person-directed approach to care. Your goals are our goals. Our consumers work with physical, occupational, cognitive, behavioral, and speech therapists as well as Transitional Living Services staff who help consumers learn independent living skills so they can live, work and play in the community. We also collaborate with consumers to prepare for and secure employment and other meaningful activities. We understand the complex processes individuals and families experience after a brain injury. You can count on our experienced team to help you navigate this new chapter in your life.
We serve residents of Eastern Kansas.
Areas served include the following counties within Kansas: Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, Douglas, Franklin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, Riley, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, and Wyandotte. Our staff comes to your home and delivers therapy to support your goals where it matters most – at home!
Give us a call at 866.429.6757 to see if we are serving your area.
We help people:
• Identify and pursue their goals
• Leave institutions and return home
• Direct their own care
• Create a reliable support network
• Tap into available financial resources
• Take charge of their lives
December 21, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sony to Release Concussion Movie Starring Will Smith on December 25th Overland Park, KS: Minds Matter, LLC is excited to announce that the movie Concussion, starting Will Smith and Alec Baldwin, will be released on Friday, December 25th, 2015. We, along with brain injury awareness advocates nationwide, welcome the […]
A pet peeve for Occupational Therapists (OT) in the world of Rehab is when someone who is not an occupational therapist says, “Oh, the OT helps you with upper extremity exercises, cooking and learning how to take a bath and get dressed.” OTs do these things and a whole lot more. The best description of […]