BrainSTEPS Annual Team Member Capacity Building Training

Webinar

Session Dates

Thursday May 28, 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Closed
This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

Presentation 1: BrainSTEPS: Opioid Misuse & Brain Injury will focus on the intersection between brain injury and opioid misuse from two perspectives.

Presentation 2: PA Transition Resources for Students Post-Brain Injury addresses transition resources available for students with acquired brain injuries in the state of Pennsylvania, including eligibility requirements and services available through each resource.

Presentation 3: Brain Injuries Caused by Abusive Head Trauma discusses abusive head trauma (AHT) in infants and young children


Objectives

Attendees will be able to:

  1. Describe the anoxic effects of opioid use and non-fatal overdose.
  2. Identify challenges in the response to treatment for addiction for individuals with brain injury.
  3. Identify resources for brain injury specific treatment for addiction.
  4. Identify PA state specific resources available for students of transition age who have sustained an acquired brain injury
  5. Discuss the reasons abusive head trauma is difficult to diagnose in young infants.
  6. Know the types of brain injury resulting from abusive head trauma.

Target Audience

All BrainSTEPS Team Members

Event Info

Event Type:

Webinar

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
PSYCH
Hours of Instructional Time
No credit

Presenters:

Monica Vaccaro, Carole Jenny MD

Event Contact:

Registration:

Kim Larrabee
klarrabee@pattan.net
610-878-7210

Contact:

Brenda Eagan Johnson
eagan-johnson@biapa.org
724-944-6542

Additional Info

HANDOUTS - BrainSTEPS Annual Team Member Capacity Building Training 
https://www.pattan.net/Resources/handouts/BrainSTEPS-Annual-Team-Member-Capacity-Building-Tr