Workshop with basic information on acquired brain injuries including types, incidence, prevalence, and leading causes.
IMPORTANT: This virtual training has been split into FOUR days and each day is a 90 minute segment. You will need to attend ALL FOUR DAYS of training to get a spot for this course.
Dates: Tuesday, September 15th & Thursday, September 17th, 2020 AND Tuesday, September 29th & Thursday, October 1st, 2020.
Time: 3:30 - 5:00 pm for each session
This overview workshop will include basic information on acquired brain injuries including types, incidence, prevalence, and leading causes. Based on understanding brain-behavior relationships, we will review signs and symptoms of brain injury and discuss impacts in the classroom. Focus will be on formal and informal assessments to identify assets/deficits due to injury and appropriate academic strategies to support the student in the classroom and community. The adult education format will be lecture, dialogue, video, small/large group discussions and includes a new case study of a student with TBI. Training materials provided.