Brick Johnstone, PhD, ABPP is Director of Acquired Brain Injury Research at Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia. He is a neuropsychologist who has practiced in rehabilitation for 30 years with his research focusing on employment following brain injury, as well as the neuroscience of transcendence and character traits. He earned his undergraduate degree in art history and psychology and has presented on the representation of disability in the visual arts for nearly two decades, promoting the humanities in educating rehabilitation professionals and students.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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