Sarah T asked in HealthMental Health · 9 years ago

My Boyfriend Is a TBI Patient.....?

And he had damage to his frontal lobes in a accident about 4 years ago. Just wondering if anyone ever knew someone with frontal lobe damage and what their behavior was like. How did you deal with the apathy? etc

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  • 9 years ago
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    Frontal lobe is the center of your personality and other higher cognitive functions. So apathy can be a symptom of frontal lobe damage. There are rehab programs that help with things like controlling anger outbursts -- talk to the neurologist or neurosurgeon that treated him to see if they can refer you to such a rehab program.

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