About HooikaikaThe goal of the Hooikaika Peer Mentoring project is to help individuals with traumatic brain injury find and use support services. We assist peers by matching them with a knowledgeable mentor and providing monthly training activities.
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Bicycling Skills is a half-hour television program about safe bicycling in Hawaii. Our guests are Kari Benes (Department of Health) and Chad Taniguchi (Hawaii Bicycling League). Oahu Airdates 04/24/2012, 07:30 PM, OAHU 52 04/27/2012, 01:30 PM, OAHU 52 05/01/2012, 10:00 … Continue reading
Life Goes On: Veterans and TBI is a half-hour TV program about community services for veterans with PTSD and TBI. Our guests are Dr. James Spira (National Center for PTSD) and Patrick DeBusca (Honolulu Vet Center). Oahu Airdates 04/25/2012, 02:30 … Continue reading
The newest Hooikaika special about traumatic brain injury issues, entitled “Sports and TBI” will be airing on Channel OAHU 52 throughout December 2011. Sports and TBI is a talk show about how we are protecting our island’s keiki from TBI. … Continue reading
Life Goes On: Work and TBI is a discussion of the challenges and opportunities facing persons with TBI who are returning to work. Channel Olelo 52 Airdates Wednesday, 4/13/11, 7:30 pm Thursday, 4/14/11, 11:00 am Wednesday, 4/20/11, 9:00 am Thursday, … Continue reading
During September, Hooikaika will be re-airing a TV program about living with traumatic brain injury entitled “Life Goes On After Traumatic Brain Injury: True Stories of Recovery.” Airdates September 16 – Channel 52, 3:00 pm September 23 – Channel 52, 11:30 … Continue reading
Here’s the latest video produced by Hooikaika. It’s about preventing brain injury in children. Special thanks to Rene Balderama, Ruth Shimizu, Elijah Deese and Olelo Community Media.
Hooikaika Project Coordinator Mari Nakamura has created this public service announcement explaining the acronym “TBI.” Thanks to all the volunteers who shared their stories on the video.
Mike Bowen, a friend of the Hooikaika project, created two public service announcements to inform the public about Traumatic Brain Injury. Public Service Announcement 1
Hooikaika volunteers Milton Takara and Megumi Burzynski will soon be featured on Olelo channel 52! They will be talking about their recovery from traumatic brain injury and their hopes for the future through mentoring. Continue reading for Oahu dates and … Continue reading