Free Continuing Education Credits on Brain Injury and Concussion

There is an increased awareness in health care professionals regarding the importance of learning about brain injuries and concussions. The Transitional Learning Center offers continuing education presentations by staff experts for no charge in order to educate professionals on important brain injury issues.  The following presentations are currently available:

Brain Injury Rehabilitation: Evaluating the Options for Achieving Functional Outcomes Along the Continuum of Care

Neuropsychological Strategies in Post-Acute Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Caregiver Burden and Traumatic Brain Injury

Fatigue and Traumatic Brain Injury

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: The Silent Epidemic

Post-Acute Psychiatric Disease and Traumatic Brain Injury

To arrange a presentation, please contact Nicole McAllister at 1-800-852-4769 Ext. 459 or nmcallister@tlcgalveston.org

Moreover, there are a number of trustworthy organizations that provide free education online on these topics and which also grant professional continuing education credits.  Below are links to the training offered by these organizations.

CDC: Online Concussion Training for Health Care Providers:

https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/providers/training/index.html

HomeBase (a joint project between the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital focused on treating military veterans):

http://homebasetraining.org/Users/HomeBaseDefault.aspx

Michigan Traumatic Brain Injury Online Training (co-sponsored by the Brain Injury Association of Michigan):

https://www.mitbitraining.org/

Remember – the better educated the health care professional, the better the treatment received by patients!

Learn about brain injury treatment services at the Transitional Learning Center!  Visit us at: http://tlcrehab.org/

 

 

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