What is an Acquired Brain Injury?


An acquired brain injury is an injury to the brain, which has been caused by a traumatic or non-traumatic event. Common traumatic causes include incidents on the road, assaults and falls.

This can include…

  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Haemorrhage
  • Complications from a Brain Tumour
  • Encephalitis
  • Hydrocephalus (build up of fluid)
  • Lack of oxygen
  • Stroke
  • Injury due to Epilepsy