Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

Adult Classes and Workshops

We are proud to offer a variety of classes and workshops to survivors of brain injury throughout the state of Colorado.  All classes and workshops are FREE; however, registration is required.  Please contact Heather with any questions at 720-907-1455 or Heather@BIAColorado.org.

1 – Central Mountain Region

Brain Injury Basics

Brain Injury Basics is designed for adults living with a brain injury.  This workshop will cover:

    • Types of brain injury and brain anatomy
    • Brain injury facts
    • Symptoms of brain injury and symptom recognition
    • Strategies and treatment options for living with a brain injury

Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 24th
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location:
Mountain Valley Bank
2201 Curve Plaza
Steamboat Springs, CO  80487

Information and Registration

Smart Shopping:  Stretching Your Food Dollar

Understand how to maximize SNAP benefits and utilize food banks, become familiar with planning and cooking strategies suggested for survivors of brain injury, and be able to identify three specific tools to assist with managing and tracking food spending.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 24th
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location:
Mountain Valley Bank
2201 Curve Plaza
Steamboat Springs, CO  80487

Information and Registration

2 – Denver Metro Region

Art Class

Art encourages the development and healing of physical coordination, personal expression and mental outlook, and provide survivors with a social space in which to interact.

Date and Time: 
2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, through December 2019
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location:
Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado
1325 S. Colorado Blvd., B300
Denver CO 80222

Information and Registration

Grief and Loss Group

This group will provide a supportive and healing environment for survivors of brain injury to move through their grief and loss towards and active engagement in life.

Date and Time: 
2nd Wednesday of each month, through December 2019
1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location:
Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado
1325 S. Colorado Blvd., B300
Denver CO 80222

Information and Registration

Music Therapy

Music therapy is the use of music to address non-musical goals. Participate in opportunities for decision making, creativity, and self-expression.

Date and Time:
Every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month
10:15 A.M. – 11:15 A.M.

Location:
Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado
1325 S. Colorado Blvd., B300
Denver CO 80222

Information and Registration

The Mindful Brain

Learn how mindfulness can help promote wellness in body and mind and help cope with the challenges of living with a brain injury or concussion.

Now offered at two locations!

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado:
1st Tuesday of each month, through December 2019
10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
1325 S. Colorado Blvd, Suite B300, Denver, CO  80222

The Journey/A Wildflower:
1st Friday of the month, Aug., Oct., & Dec. 2019
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
9423 W. 64th Ave., Arvada, CO  80004

Information and Registration

3 – Northern Region

4 – Southern Region

Art Class

Art encourages the development and healing of physical coordination, personal expression and mental outlook, and provide survivors with a social space in which to interact.

Date and Time: 
2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, through December 2019
1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M

Location:
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital
325 S. Parkside Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO  80910

Information and Registration

Music Therapy

Experience a relaxed and fun group environment, working with a board certified music therapist to address non-musical goals.  No musical skills are required!

Date and Time: 
1st and 3rd Friday of each month, through December 2019
2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M

Location:
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital
325 S. Parkside Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO  80910

Information and Registration

5 – Western Slope Region

Brain Injury Basics

Brain Injury Basics is designed for adults living with a brain injury.  This workshop will cover:

    • Types of brain injury and brain anatomy
    • Brain injury facts
    • Symptoms of brain injury and symptom recognition
    • Strategies and treatment options for living with a brain injury

Date and Time: 
Friday, October 25th
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location:
US Bank
1901 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO  81601

Information and Registration

Smart Shopping:  Stretching Your Food Dollar

Understand how to maximize SNAP benefits and utilize food banks, become familiar with planning and cooking strategies suggested for survivors of brain injury, and be able to identify three specific tools to assist with managing and tracking food spending.

Date and Time: 
Friday, October 25th
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location:
US Bank
1901 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO  81601

Information and Registration