Helping Others Through Art

2016-0415 Bob Ross Paintings
Picture Credit: Bob Ross Paintings

According to the article, “Coming back from a traumatic brain injury is not easy, but one Montreal woman not only healed, but is now helping others through art. Artist, teacher and mentor Sonja Boodajee has had to overcome incredible odds just to be able to stand. ‘It was really hard at the beginning. I really hated myself,’ she said. Sonja and a friend were involved in a high-speed, head-on collision in Mexico 21 years ago. Watch the following video to hear her story.

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Thanks to Sonja Boodajee for sharing her story;  CTV News Montreal for reporting the story and sharing the video; Google for helping me find the article; and all the other people who, directly or indirectly, made it possible to include the picture, video, and text in this post.

 

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