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Traumatic Brain Injury

 

2018 Brain Injury Summit March 14, 2018

The 2017 Ohio Concussion Summit, "What you don't know can hurt you!" was a resounding success.

Thank you to our partner, The Ohio Health Rehabilitation Hospital, and to our sponsors, Mentis NeuroRehabilitation, Dell's Homemade Ice Cream and Coffee and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. We had so much fun that we're going to do it again! Please mark your calendars for the 2018 Summit that will take place on March 14, 2018. Information will be posted on this website and will be sent to our members as developments occur. Yet another reason to become a member!

If you are interested in sponsorship or exhibitor opportunities, please contact us at membership@biaoh.org.  

 

Web-Based Training for Aging and Disability Professionals

The Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Aging and Disability webcast which took place on April 14, 2017 has been posted to the web.  This web-based training is intended for aging and disability professionals who want to learn about traumatic brain injury (TBI), why it is important to know a client’s lifetime history of TBI and how neurological impairments could interfere with successfully living in the community. John D. Corrigan, PhD, Professor in the   Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Ohio State University and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation presented this 2-hour training.

This training is available at http://u.osu.edu/tbiexpert/tbi-aging/

This web-based training offers 2 FREE CEUs for providers of the following:

  • The Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist Board
  • The Ohio Chemical Dependency Board
  • The Ohio Psychological Association
  • The Board of Executives of Long-Term Services and Supports, and
  • The Ohio Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification

Also available on this webpage (http://u.osu.edu/tbiexpert/) are our Frequently Asked Questions and Ask the Expert pages. We hope you will take advantage of this unique opportunity to ask your questions and/or review previously asked questions related to TBI.

 

Below are links and materials BIAA Affiliates and advocates can use to promote brain injury awareness in your community.

 

 

More Resources

* Training resource from Michigan

* Modules on pediatric and adult TBI

List of accommodations and modifications for students with TBI

Texas video module that describes the severity of TBI in children

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