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Traumatic Brain Injury and School

Books on traumatic brain injury for schools and educators

Students with traumatic brain injury may have educational challenges in school. These books help parents, educators and clinicians identify students with brain injury, assess their special learning needs, and develop educational programs and supports in school.†They†have information for school staff on brain development and the effects of head trauma on a student's learning, behavior, social skills and communication.

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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: $36.00
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Brain Injury Coping Skills: A support and education program for adults with brain injury and their caregivers

Brain Injury Coping Skills was developed to advance evidence-based practice to help families and survivors cope with the effects of brain injury. This intervention includes supportive psychotherapy, psychoeducation, stress management and problem-solving skills through the use of cognitive behavioral therapy approaches. This unique approach to helping adults with brain injury and their caregivers in the community uses a 16 week cognitive behavioral treatment intervention. The manual documents content for 20 sessions with detailed instructions for facilitators, session activities, homework assignments, and a CD with handouts and worksheets. Winner of 2009 McDowell Award by American Society for Neurorehabilitation

Item: BICS
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Childrenís 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: $47.00
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Media Tool Kit on Students with Brain Injury

A special media collection for schools describes the effects of acquired brain injury for children and students of all ages. With 6 DVDs, they are ideal for in-services, group discussions, raising disability awareness, educating school staff, students, peers and families
Item: MEDIA
Price: $120.00
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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
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The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook for Teens

Todayís teens are totally stressed. Based on the self-help classic, The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook, this evidence-based guide will help you develop a game plan for reducing stress so you can focus on reaching your goals.

Are you feeling stressed out? You arenít alone. Between school, tests, friendships, dating, the latest drama on social media, college applications, and a bunch of confusing physical changes, itís no wonder that stress is a major mental health issue for many of todayís teens. The good news is that there are simple ways you can reduce your stress and reach your goals. This workbook will show you how.

Item: RSRWT
Price: $17.00
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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.
Item: AAMEC
Price: $5.00
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All About Me! My Life as a Teenager

Booklet helps adolescents identify strengths and difficulties after brain injury and describes learning strategies and accommodations needed in school.

Item: AAMET
Price: $7.00
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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.

Item: AAMES
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Brain Development in Children and Adolescents: What happens after brain injury?

This booklet helps parents and educators understand how the childís 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 brainís 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 childís 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
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