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Books for Educators on Students with Acquired Brain Injury

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Books on teaching students with acquired brain injury in school

School is where students with traumatic and acquired brain injury face challenges for learning, thinking, social skills, behaviors and physical abilities. These books on educating students with acquired brain injuries have information and resources for educators, therapists, parents, advocates, and students. They provide strategies for learning, tools for understanding changes in behavior, techniques for mastering social skills and information on speech and language for students with acquired brain injuries.  
 

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Assessment Practices and Procedures in Children and Adolescents with Traumatic Brain Injury

This in-depth examination and discussion of how to assess the impact of traumatic brain injury on children and adolescents has a special focus on reintegrating students to school and the community. It is a much needed and valuable resource for rehabilitation clinicians, educators, psychologists, neuropsychologists and counselors in hospitals, schools, and private practice.

Pediatric neuropsychologist Dr. Stephen Hooper addresses the limitations of many current assessment methods with particular attention to the developmental impact of childhood trauma on cognition. He then provides a detailed framework by examining specific assessment constructs and procedures for motor functions, sensory functions, attention, language, visual processing, memory and learning, executive functions, and social and behavior functions. Each chapter has a special section on research findings and clinical practices for children and adolescents with traumatic brain injury (TBI) with recommendations for assessment procedures and measures with detailed tables for reference. This book is essential for all clinicians working with school age children.

Item: APPC
Price: $45.00
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Changes in Self Awareness Among Students with Brain Injuries

A student with a traumatic brain injury or TBI may have limited awareness of cognitive, social and behavioral difficulties. This can be challenging for educators as the student may resist supports and accommodations. This manual explains how brain trauma can affect self awareness and shows educators how to use awareness activities to help students with brain injuries in middle and high schools.

Item: AWARE
Price: $15.00
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Children’s Story Book Tool Kit on Brain Injury and Concussion

Special collection of story books for preschool and elementary school age children explains the effects of concussion and traumatic brain injury by describing changes in thinking and learning, emotions, and behaviors at home and in school. Includes 4 books.

Item: STORY2
Price: $40.00
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Compensatory Systems for Students with Brain Injuries

Developing and implementing compensatory strategies for students with TBI or traumatic brain injury is complicated by multiple teachers and classroom changes in middle and high schools. This manual shows educators how to select a compensatory system, teach students how to use it, and monitor its effectiveness with adolescent students with a consistent plan for all teachers and classes.

Item: COMP
Price: $20.00
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Learning and Cognitive Communication Challenges: Developing Educational Programs for Students with Brain Injuries

Cognitive communication - or how the student with a traumatic brain injury (TBI) thinks and learns – can challenge educators unfamiliar with TBI. This manual explains the dynamics of cognitive processes and classroom behaviors. Developmental challenges are explored with the increased language demands of English and Language Arts, Social Studies, Mathematics, and Science.

Larning and Cognitive Communication Challenges is also available as an eBook click here.
Item: LCCC
Price: $20.00
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Parents and Educators as Partners: A workbook on helping your child after brain injury

Workbook for parents of children and youth with acquired brain injury shows how to work more effectively as partners with educators to address the student's special needs for education and support in the classroom. It shows how to apply 6 essential skills used by professional case managers to negotiate educational services for the student. Included with the manual is a CD with over 60 pages of printable worksheets.

Item: PEPW
Price: $25.00
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Signs and Strategies for Educating Students with Brain Injuries

Educating a student with a brain injury can be challenging for teachers and therapists unfamiliar with the immediate and long-term consequences of brain trauma. This manual describes the effects of acquired brain injuries on a student's learning, behavior, communication, cognition and adjustment in school and at home. There are strategies for instruction, support and accommodation with student vignettes.

Signs and Strategies is also available as an eBook click here.

Item: SSES
Price: $25.00
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Strategies for Managing Challenging Behaviors of Students with Brain Injuries

Behaviors in students with brain injuries are often the most frustrating, confusing and problematic issue for educators and parents at home and in school. This manual explains how brain trauma can affect behavior in a student. It provides a systematic step by step approach to using applied behavior analysis to address challenging behaviors in students with brain injuries. The manual comes with a CD with all worksheets and forms.

Item: SMCB
Price: $20.00
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Students with Brain Injury: Challenges for Identification, Learning and Behavior in the Classroom

A brain injury can have many physical, cognitive and behavioral consequences for students. This manual gives educators and parents a foundation for understanding the educational needs and behavioral challenges of children with traumatic brain injuries with in-depth discussions of how to help students think and learn and how to help students with behavioral challenges.

Students with Brain Injury is also available as an eBook click here .

Item: SWBI
Price: $20.00
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