TBI 505 - "A Bump or a Bleed...And Where It Can Lead..."
- Fri, Feb 10 2023 - Mon, Feb 13 2023 • Online Course
- K-12 Elementary School Middle School High School Preschool Kindergarten Special Education
Training for professionals and family on the most common co-morbid conditions
after brain injury or neuro-impairment.
TBI 505 SESSION IS VALUABLE FOR ANYONE WORKING IN THE SCHOOLS, IN SECURE CARE OR CORRECTIONS, IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PROGRAMS OR MEDICAL FACILITIES: This includes counselors and psychologists, therapists, general education teachers, SPED teachers, related service personnel, administrators, support staff, and parents.
Co-taught as 7.0-hr workshop, this event is focused on contemporary issues after brain injury. The workshop includes advanced information on acquired brain injuries and how to utilize an understanding of (a) neurodevelopment AND (b) brain-behavior relationships in order to identify and effectively impact students in the classroom and in the community. There is special emphasis on adolescent brain development, the role of the changing brain in transition and exposing myths related to brain-based behaviors; mental health issues including medication management; and identification of depression and suicide prevention strategies. The options of 504 Plans under the 1973 Rehabilitation Act, Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) and Transition Plans under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and, services into adulthood under the Americans with Disabilities Act will be covered.
The adult education format is 30% lecture, 20% large group, 20% small group discussions and dialogue, 15% video training, 10% information sharing and 5% resource review.
**IMPORTANT - THERE IS A PRE-REQUISITE OF ATTENDING A TBI 100 OR 101 TO ATTEND THIS TRAINING. If you have any questions regarding pre-req's please contact Tiffany Wilkinson at [email protected].
IMPORTANT: This course has been split into THREE days. Your attendance at all three days is mandatory to have a spot in this course.
Dates are: Friday, February 10th, Saturday, February 11th and Monday, February 13th, 2023.
Times: Friday's session is from 4:00pm-7:30pm, Saturday's session is from 8:30am-12pm and Monday's session is 3:30pm-5:00pm AZ Time
DateFri, Feb 10 2023 - Mon, Feb 13 2023
Time4:00PM - 5:00PM
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- High School