HELIX Conference

If the Only Tool We Have Is a Hammer: In Pursuit of Best Practice for Youth with TBI

  • September 15th, 2017
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Presented by: Roberta DePompei, Ph.D.

The session provides updates on national trends for individuals who work with persons with TBI, best practices for providing information to families and professionals, current thinking about TBI as a chronic condition, concussion, cognitive, and social communication aspects, and suggestions for providing support in the classroom and community will be discussed. This session will be discussion based with audience participation expected. Participants are encouraged to share information about clients on their caseload, to actively question, and provide input throughout the session.

Audience: Special Education Teachers, Teachers/other professionals who work with students who have sustained traumatic brain injury, General Education Teachers, School Counselors, School Psychologists, and Parents

Credits Offered: Act 48, ASHA, Psych


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