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Books on Development in Children after Brain Injury

Books on Development in Children after Brain Injury

Developmental effects of brain injury in children

A child's brain is a developing brain. It is constantly changing as the child recovers from an injury and as the brain matures with the child's age. These books describe the immediate and long term effects of a traumatic injury to the child's brain.  Information includes the effects of a traumatic injury on the brain's development and how it may change physical abilities, behavior, cognition, social skills, thinking and learning at home and in school.


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

Dr. Stephen R. Hooper gives an 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

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.

Price: $75.00
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Brain Development in Children and Adolescents: What happens after brain injury?

This booklet helps parents and educators understand how the childs brain develops and why an acquired brain injury can have both immediate and long-term consequences. It shows how a traumatic injury can disrupt the brains development and why changes may show up as the child grows up. By understanding how various regions of the brain develop, families and educators will recognize the relationship between an injury and changes in the childs physical, cognitive, social, behavioral, and communicative skills.

Brain Development in Children and Adolescents is also available as an eBook click here.

Item: BDCA
Price: $10.00

All About Me!

Interactive booklet helps elementary school age children identify the physical, cognitive, and behavioral effects of traumatic brain injury and describes help needed in school.
Price: $5.00
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! Asi soy Yo! Spanish Version of All About Me!

This booklet is the Spanish version of All About Me! It helps pre school and elementary school children and students describe the physical, cognitive, and behavioral effects of traumatic brain injury and post concussion syndrome.

Price: $7.00