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Chili Cookoff Therapy

Yes, chili cookoff therapy is a real thing. Our Brinlee Creek Ranch recently hosted its second annual Chili Cook-off. It's not only a fun event, it provides patients in rehabilitation great practice in real life skills that are essential to returning home and also work the brain and body. The cook-off engages patients in a [...]
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Valentine’s Dance for Stroke and Brain Injury Survivors

Pate recently hosted a special Valentine's Dance for patients and families. This event provided a night out that was packed with fun and some truly wonderful moments. Pate helps many brain injury and stroke survivors attend special events throughout the year, including our camps program that bring survivors together for fun and friendship at locations [...]
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Supported Living Activity Program Debuts

We’re excited to announce our new Supported Living activity program at our Brinlee Creek Ranch treatment center and residence. The supported living activity program is focused on enrichment and improving quality of life. It gets long term residents out in the fresh air for functional, therapeutic activities that are fun and engaging. The program is [...]
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Continuing Education Units from Pate

The life of all licensed health care professionals includes the need for annual continuing education credits. It’s part of staying up to date.

We love helping educate people in the brain injury and stroke community. So Pate is frequently out in the community visiting local hospitals to provide educational talks that qualify as CEUs (continuing education units). 

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Dallas Marathon Team Pate Competes In Races

It was a beautiful crisp day for the Dallas marathon run near downtown this year. The Dallas BMW Marathon is quite a challenge but Pate fielded a relay team of fourteen staff members for the marathon and eight more staff members for the half marathon. (Yes, they finished!)  The Dallas marathon relay team is composed [...]