Home :: Books on Children and Teens
Books on Brain Injury in Children and Teenagers

Books on Brain Injury in Children and Teenagers

Books on traumatic brain injury, TBI and concussion

Books have information on how a traumatic or acquired injury to a child's brain can affect learning, behavior, cognition, communication and social skills. They provide information for teachers, special educators, therapists and families to identify, assess, teach, and support students with brain injury or concussion in school. 

Products

Concussion Policy: A Construction Guide for Schools

Concussion is a brain injury and can occur in any sport or recreation activity. This concussion guide has essential information, procedures, and forms for athletic departments, educators and administrators to develop a concussion management program that will protect student athletes in all school activities.

Written by national leaders on concussion assessment and management, the authors provide a step by step approach to developing a successful and comprehensive concussion program in schools. This guide describes the roles and responsibilities of school district leaders, a concussion committee, athletic departments and coaching staff, classroom teachers, school nurses, parents and the student-athletes. It is a unique and comprehensive approach to addressing the risks and consequences of concussion among children adolescents in our schools.

Read an interview with Phil Hossler on the risks of concussion for student athletes and schools.

Item: CPCG
Price: $20.00
Quantity

Concussion Tool Kit for Schools

This Concussion (mild brain injury) Tool Kit is specially designed for educators, school nurses, peers, and families. It is filled with tools and products to help school staff and parents identify and treat symptoms of concussion at home and in school. It includes 1 manual, 1 DVD and 50 tip cards. Ideal as an educational package for inservices and peer support in school systems with vignettes featuring students discussing the effects of their concussions on cognitive, physical, social and behavioral abilities.

Read an interview on concussion with Phil Hossler.

Item: COKT
Price: $100.00
Quantity

ELVIN The Elephant Who Forgets

A story book for children explains traumatic brain injury through the story of Elvin the elephant who has a tree branch fall on his head. It helps children learn how a brain injury can affect learning, emotions, behavior and relationships in school and at home. It shows the difference between physical or visible and cognitive or invisible disabilities and special needs for help in school.

ELVIN is also available as e-book .

Item: ELVIN
Price: $12.00
Market price: $15.00 save 20%
Quantity

Explaining Brain Injury, Blast Injury and PTSD to Children and Teens

When a parent is injured, sons and daughters often feel confused, scared, anxious and even angry. This guide helps parents explain the physical, cognitive, behavioral, social and communicative changes that can follow a brain injury, blast injury or PTSD. Using examples from children of all ages, it helps them understand their emotional reactions to a parent’s injury or PTSD. Each chapter has an exercise for children and practical tips for children, parents and professionals.

Read an interview with Marilyn Lash on why she wrote this book.

Explaining Brain Injury is also available as an eBook click here .

Item: EBIB
Price: $25.00
Quantity

Get Well Soon...Balloon!

Story book helps children understand their emotions and reactions when a parent has a brain injury. Using language for young children, it describes coma, rehabilitation, coming home, and therapy from a child's perspective. It is highly recommended for families of injured veterans and service members.

Item: BALL
Price: $7.50
Market price: $15.00 save 50%
Quantity

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: $10.00
Market price: $20.00 save 50%
Quantity

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
Quantity

Set of Educational Manuals on Students with Brain Injury

This comprehensive set of manuals was created to help educators, therapists, school administrators and parents identify and effectively address the special needs of a student with a brain injury. This is an essential tool kit filled with assessment tools, educational strategies, compensatory techniques and learning methods for all ages. Set contains all 7 manuals and CDs with PDF worksheets.

Item: BIEDUSET
Price: $75.00
Market price: $155.00 save 52%
Quantity

Signs and Strategies for Educating Students with Brain Injuries

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
Quantity

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 USB flash drive that holds all of the worksheets and forms.

Item: SMCB
Price: $30.00
Quantity